Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - April 23, 2013
April 23, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #23

Homeland Security Grant Program Award


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Don Hermey, Chief, Emergency Management, Extension 3507

Action Requested
Adopt Resolution R-13-048 and Budget Resolution B-13-044, authorizing the Chairman to accept Federal Grant #13-DS-97-08-51-01-__ for the amount of $14,200.00 with no required match to develop, deliver and evaluate training that promotes individual, family or community safety and preparedness.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Florida Statute ยง 252.31 - 252.90

Background Discussion
  • The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) awarded funds to Manatee County for training.
  • On December 19, 2012, Manatee County was awarded $14,200 from the Department of Homeland Security Grant Program (SHSGP), Federal Grant # 13-DS-97-08-51-01-__.
  • The grant period is from October 1, 2012 through April 30, 2014.
    • The Public Safety Department, Emergency Management Division, will use these funds for WebEOC on-site administrator training. Additional funds will be used for Current Issues in Emergency Management, Florida Emergency Preparedness Association, Governor's Hurricane Conference or Florida Division of Emergency Management Position Specific training.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (Utilizes exact document or procedure approved within the last 18 months)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please forward

four (4) original signed copies of Grant Agreement
two (2) original signed copies of Grant Award Letter
one (1) copy of the Resolution
one (1) copy of the Budget Resolution

to Emergency Management, attention: Candace Kelly

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
1739001917 Homeland Security Grant

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Grant Award Letter $14,200.pdf
Attachment:  Manatee Co. EM 13DS-97-08-51-01- Agreement.pdf
Attachment:  B-13-044 04.23.13-Federal Home Land Security Grant - Public Safety.pdf
Attachment:  $14,200 Grant Resolution R-13-048.pdf