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File #: 110885    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/2/2011 In control: PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 11/30/2011
Effective date:    
Title: : Resolution relative to application, acceptance, and funding of a Drug Recognition Expert Field Certification grant.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: ALCOHOL - REGULATION AND LICENSING, DRUG EDUCATION, OVERTIME, POLICE DEPARTMENT
Attachments: 1. Grant Analysis Form, 2. Grant Budget Form, 3. Hearing Notice List
Number:
110885
Version:
ORIGINAL

Sponsor:
THE CHAIR

Title:
Resolution relative to application, acceptance, and funding of a Drug Recognition Expert Field Certification grant.

Analysis:
This resolution authorizes the Milwaukee Police Department to apply for, accept, and fund a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) Field Certification grant from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Safety in the amount of $27,360. The purpose of this grant is to fund overtime in order for officers to provide the DRE candidates who are in the DRE class with subjects who are impaired by drugs other than alcohol.

Body:
Whereas, The City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) Field Certification grant from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Safety, and

Whereas, The operation of this grant from 09/23/11 to 10/15/11 would cost $27,360 of which 100% would be provided by the grantor; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that application to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation is authorized and the Police Department shall accept this grant without further approval unless the terms of the grant change as indicated in Section 304-81, Milwaukee Code Ordnances; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the City Comptroller is authorized to:

1. Commit funds within the Project/Grant Parent of the 2011 Special Revenue-Grant and Aid Projects, the following amount for the program titled: DRE Field Certification Grant:

Project/Grant Fund Org Program BY Subclass Account
GR0001100000 0150 9990 0001 0000 R999 000600

Project Amount
Grantor Share $27,360


2. Create the necessary Grant and Aid Project/Grant and Project/Grant levels; budget against these Project/Grant values the amount required under the grant agreement;

3. Establish the necessary City Share Project Values; and, be it

Further Resolved, That these funds are budgeted for the Milwaukee Police Department which is authorized to:

Expend from the amount budgeted for specified purposes as indicated in the grant budget and incur costs consistent with the award date.

Drafter:
Milwaukee Police Department
VLJ:kmb
10/14/11