|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 29, 2014|
Agenda Item #24
Florida Department of Law Enforcement Federal 2014 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Contact: Lynette Miralla, ext 3484
Presenter: Brenda Rogers, Director Community Services Dept., ext 3030
Adoption of Resolution R-14-105 authorizing the submission and acceptance of an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance grant (JAG) from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) in the amount of $117,410.00; authorizing the Chairman, the County Administrator or the Deputy County Administrator to execute all necessary documents related to grant submission and acceptance; and authorizing the Community Services Department Director or her designee to execute all appropriate documents required in connection with grant administrative functions.
Authorize the Chairman to sign a letter to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement approving allocation of grant funds to the Board of County Commissioners for the Juvenile Detention Intake Screener Program and the Manatee County Drug Court Program.
Florida Statutes Chapter 125
1. $11,870.00 for Juvenile Services Program, Inc., a nonprofit agency, for an additional intake screener to perform screening and assessments of juveniles brought to the Juvenile booking Center by law enforcement, to determine disposition for further incarceration or release.
2. $105,540.00 for Manatee County Drug Court to continue contractual services with Manatee Glens to provide addiction counseling and ancillary services to participants in the Drug Court program.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
TIME SENSITIVE- Resolution and Manatee County letter must be forwarded to Tallahassee. Please contact Community Services Department staff for pick up.
Original signature applications will be forwarded to FDLE by Community Services Department staff.
One fully executed Grant application will be provided to Board Records upon return from FDLE.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$117,410.00 Accounts numbers to be determined.
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Manatee County 2014 51% Letter.pdf