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File #: 15-0822    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 6/18/2015 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 7/14/2015 Final action: 7/14/2015
Title: Sheriff's Office recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a universal Governing Body Resolution 119-2015 for federal Department of Homeland Security grants sub-granted through the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services from July 14, 2015 through July 13, 2018. FUNDING: Federal Grant Funds.
Attachments: 1. A - Sheriff Grant Resolution 07-14-15, 2. Executed Resolution 119-2015 7-14-15 item 35.pdf
Related files: 18-1319, 19-1569

Title

Sheriff's Office recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a universal Governing Body Resolution 119-2015 for federal Department of Homeland Security grants sub-granted through the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services from July 14, 2015 through July 13, 2018.

 

FUNDING:  Federal Grant Funds.

Body

DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION

Sheriff's Office recommends the approval and signing of this Resolution to enable the Sheriff's Office staff to apply for various federal grants sub-granted through Cal OES.

 

DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND

Cal OES requires that an universal resolution (by title and not name) be on file from public agency governing bodies authorizing its agents to execute for and on behalf of that public agency applications for federal grant funds.

 

ALTERNATIVES

Failure to provide this resolution to the State would require that the Sheriff's Office submit a resolution for each individual grant application, rather than using this one-time, 3-year resolution on file with the State.

 

OTHER DEPARTMENT / AGENCY INVOLVEMENT

N/A. County Counsel reviews/approves and Board accepts grants that are awarded using this resolution in the application.

 

CAO RECOMMENDATION

Chief Administrative Office recommends approval of this resolution.

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

There is no Net County Cost associated with this item.  The grant funding is from the federal government and is sub-granted through the state.

 

CLERK OF THE BOARD FOLLOW UP ACTIONS

Please forward one fully executed original Resolution to the Sheriff's Office for distribution.

 

STRATEGIC PLAN COMPONENT

Public Safety

 

CONTACT

Undersheriff Randy Peshon