Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Joe Winkelmann , Vice Chairman Center District

October 20, 2003

Staff Lead:


Judith L. Risdon , Management Analyst

County Administration


A Resolution Authorizing the Acceptance of FY 2003 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 $12,353 in the current fiscal year.  The Sheriff’s Office proposes using these funds to help fund overtime payments related to traffic enforcement.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Conduct a public hearing to receive citizens’ comments and consider adoption of attached resolution.

Financial Impacts Analysis:

The required local match of $1,373 is available in the Sheriff's budget.

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

Sheriff's Office