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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - February 25, 2014
REVISED February 25, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #10


Subject
Amendment #2 to the FY 13/14 Emergency Home Energy for the Elderly Assistance Program Agreement

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Tracie Adams, Human Services Manager / Ext. 3646   

Action Requested
Authorization for Chairman to execute Amendment #2 to the FY 13/14 Emergency Home Energy Assistance for the Elderly Program (EHEAP) agreement EH-13/14-MAN between Manatee County and the West Central Florida Area Agency on Aging, Inc., increasing the funding amount by $1,758.00, replacing the Budget Summary; and adoption of Budget Resolution B-14-035 amending the annual budget for Manatee County, Florida for FY 2013/2014.  Additional grant funds are being made available for use by Manatee County qualifying residents.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes Chapter 125

Background Discussion
  • Amendment #2 will allow for approximately 5 additional clients to be assisted during the FY 13/14 grant year.
  • Amendment #2 increases the funding amount by $1,758.00 and replaces the budget summary.
  • Budget Resolution B-14-035 reflects the unanticipated increase in grant revenue.
  • The Emergency Home Energy Assistance for the Elderly Program (EHEAP) is funded through the West Central Florida Area Agency on Aging, Inc. (WCFAAA) and assists low income households with at least one person 60 years of age or older, who are experiencing a home energy emergency.
  • The program allows for assistance with electric bill payments through an application qualifying process.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records
Return three originals of agreement and budget resolution to the Community Services Department.  One original agreement will be returned to Board Records when executed by the funding source.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$76,484.00 Federal Funds 13/14 EHEAP 1739000207

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  eheapamendment214DOC.pdf
Attachment:  budgetres EHEAP Amend #2.pdf