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File #: 20-0599    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 4/22/2020 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 5/12/2020 Final action: 5/12/2020
Title: Sheriff’s Office recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign and execute: 1) Reimbursement Agreement 4893 between the County and the City of Placerville for reimbursement of funds in the amount of $21,103 for the grant performance period that ends May 31, 2020 from the Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Grant to purchase and install a perimeter security system; and 2) Reimbursement Agreement 4894 between the County and the City of South Lake Tahoe for reimbursement of funds in the amount of $8,000 for the grant performance period that ends May 31, 2020 from the Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Grant to purchase personal protective equipment. FUNDING: Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Grant.
Attachments: 1. A - Blue Route 05-12-20, 2. B - Placerville Reimb Agreement 05-12-20, 3. C - Blue Route 05-12-20, 4. D - SLT Reimb Agreement 05-12-20
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Sheriff’s Office recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign and execute:
1) Reimbursement Agreement 4893 between the County and the City of Placerville for reimbursement of funds in the amount of $21,103 for the grant performance period that ends May 31, 2020 from the Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Grant to purchase and install a perimeter security system; and
2) Reimbursement Agreement 4894 between the County and the City of South Lake Tahoe for reimbursement of funds in the amount of $8,000 for the grant performance period that ends May 31, 2020 from the Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Grant to purchase personal protective equipment.

FUNDING: Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Grant.
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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
On April 8, 2003, the Board created an Approval Authority to distribute Homeland Security Grant funds to local eligible entities. This Approval Authority has approved the reimbursement of $21,103 to the City of Placerville from the Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Grant for the update to purchase and install a perimeter security system. The Approval Authority also approved the reimbursement of $8,000 to the City of South Lake Tahoe for the purchase of wildfire personal protective equipment. The Approval Authority consists of representatives from the City of Placerville, and South Lake Tahoe Police Departments, the Sheriff’s Office, Public Health, and Fire Districts.

On June 23, 2015, the Board of Supervisors reaffirmed the creation of an Approval Authority to distribute the Grant funds at the local level.

The Homeland Security Grant program provides funding for planning, equipment, training, exercises and management/administrative costs to help fulfill one of the core missions of the Federal Department of Homeland Security by enhancing the country's ability to prepare for, prevent, respond to and recover from potential attacks and other hazards. The Grant is one of the main mechanisms in funding the creati...

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