Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Joe Winkelmann, Vice-Chairman, Center District

September 15, 2003

Staff Lead:


Anthony I. Hooper, Assistant County Administrator

County Administration


A Resolution Designating an Applicant Agent for Homeland Security Equipment Grant

Topic Description:

Fauquier County has received notification from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management that Fauquier County has been allocated $54,175.  Eligible grant categories include a number of areas to assist first responders. The County’s application requested funds for radio equipment for the 800 MHz system ($51,520) and a Biotech meter for the Sheriff’s office ($3,195).


The grant award process requires that the Board designate an agent to complete the application process.  Attached is the resolution authorizing the County Administrator to execute the grant agreement.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Consider adoption of the attached resolution.

Financial Impacts Analysis:

No local funds are required.

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

Department of Fire and Emergency Services


Sheriff’s Office