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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #53


Subject
Emergency Medical Services County Grant Funds

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
James Crutchfield, EMS Chief - x1648

Action Requested
Adoption of Resolution R-19-170 authorizing submission and acceptance of a grant from Florida Department of Health in the amount of $35,176; authorization to execute the EMS County Grant Application; and adoption of Budget Resolution B-20-030 amending the annual budget for Manatee County, Florida, for fiscal year 2020, allocating the funding.


Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida State Statutes 401.113, Distribution of Grant Funds for Pre-Hospital EMS Systems

Background Discussion

The EMS County Grant Award Program with Florida Department of Health provides funding for improving and expanding Manatee County's Pre-Hospital Emergency Medical Services System and does not supplant existing budget allocation.

Grant funding will be used to purchase:

  • Nine equipment storage cabinets for Quick Response Vehicles
  • Forty-four SF-300 Lytx Drivecam recorders


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

Please return the signed original EMS County Grant Fund Distribution page and a copy of the signed resolutions to Randi Dunsworth, Public Safety, x3560, randi.dunsworth@mymanatee.org, and to budget@mymanatee.org.



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
105-9001707 - Emergency Medical Services Trust

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Florida EMS Grant Announcement.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution Apply Accept R-19-170.pdf
Attachment:  County-Grant-App-2020.pdf
Attachment:  B-20-030.pdf