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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 7, 2014
REVISED January 7, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #17


Subject
ASPCA Grant/Travel Stipend

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Joel Richmond, Animal Services Enforcement Supervisor

Kris Weiskopf, Animal Services Manager



Action Requested
Acceptance of a grant award from the ASPCA, in the amount of $1,760, to be used as a travel stipend for Animal Services staff training, and adoption of Budget Resolution B-14-031 to appropriate the grant funding.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Ordinance 12-10

Background Discussion
  • Animal Services applied for and received scholarships to attend Level 1 Animal Cruelty Training Course taking place January 13 - 17, 2014, in West Palm Beach, Florida.
  • Animal Services applied for a grant travel stipend from the ASPCA to cover the travel costs for the training course.
  • On December 13, 2013, Animal Services was notified of the grant award for $1,760.
  • No matching funds are required.


County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Legal review was completed by Jim Minix.

Reviewing Attorney
Minix

Instructions to Board Records
Return a copy of the approved agenda item to Renée Isrel, Fiscal Services Manager, Public Safety Department (renee.isom@mymanatee.org)

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
173.9009614.540000

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
None


Attachment:  ASPCA-Grant.Agrmt.pdf
Attachment:  B14-031.pdf
Attachment:  ASPCA - CAO Review.pdf