RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION TO ACCEPT AWARD OF FUNDING FROM HOMELAND SECURITY GRANT AND DESIGNATE GRANT APPLICANT’S AGENT

 

            WHEREAS, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, through the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, has informed Fauquier County of its intent to award a grant to assist in preparation for the County’s response to major incidents and to support interoperable communications on a regional level; and

 

            WHEREAS, the County will receive $188,956.79, of which $23,351 has been designated to be disbursed to the Town of Warrenton for an Emergency Alert System, and the remaining $166,605 will be applied to a County Mobile Data Transmission project; and

 

            WHEREAS, a requirement for the award of this grant is the designation of a Grant Applicant’s Agent; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 19th day of July 2004, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, authorized to execute for and on behalf of Fauquier County, a public entity established under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, the 2003-II grant application, and to file such application in the appropriate State Office for the purpose of obtaining certain Federal financial assistance under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Domestic Preparedness (ODP) Grant, administered by the Commonwealth of Virginia; and, be it

 

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That Fauquier County, a public entity established under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, hereby authorizes its agent to provide to the Commonwealth and to the ODP for all matters pertaining to such Federal financial assistance any and all information pertaining to this Grant, as may be requested.