CONSENT AGENDA REQUEST

Sponsor:

Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Harry Atherton , Marshall District

August 19, 2002

Staff Lead:

Department: 

Judith Risdon

Management Analysis

Topic: 

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO SCHEDULE A PUBLIC HEARING TO RECEIVE CITIZENS' COMMENTS ON THE PROPOSED USE OF LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT BLOCK GRANT FUNDS

Topic Description:

The federal government provides limited funding for law enforcement through the Block Grant Program.  A program requirement is to conduct a public hearing concerning the use of these funds, which are anticipated to be $14,232 in the current fiscal year.  The Sheriff's Office is considering using these funds to help fund overtime payments related to traffic enforcement.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Consider adoption of the attached resolution.

Financial Impacts Analysis:

The required local match of $1,581 is available in the Sheriff's budget.

Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:

Sheriff's Office