Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - September 10, 2013
September 10, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #13

Amendment #1 FY 13/14 Emergency Home Energy for the Elderly Assistance Program


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

Action Requested
Authorization for Chairman to execute Amendment #1 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 $198.00, replacing the Budget Summary; and adoption of Budget Resolution B-13-069 amending the annual budget for Manatee County, Florida for FY 2012/2013.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes Chapter 125

Background Discussion
  • Amendment #1 will allow for one additional client to be assisted during the FY 13/14 grant year.
  • Amendment #1 increases the funding amount by $198.00 and replaces the budget summary.
  • Budget Resolution B-13-069 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 process.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

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
$74,726.00 Federal Funds 13/14 EHEAP 1739000207

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  budgetresolutioneheapamenment114.pdf
Attachment:  eheapamendment114.pdf