BY COUNCILOR LITTLE:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to accept an in-car camera grant from the office of justice programs, Minnesota department of public safety, in the amount of $50,000 and to execute the grant agreement, a copy of which is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ____________, and to expend $12,500 in matching funds; grant funds to be deposited in Fund 215, Agency 200, Organization 2279, Revenue Source 4220-01; matching funds of $12,500 to be paid from Fund 250, Agency 015, Organization 2007, Object 5580.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution accepts grant funds from the state of Minnesota, office of justice programs, in the amount of $50,000 and authorizes execution of the grant agreement. The funds will be used to purchase in-squad camera systems. Matching funds of $12,500 are required for this grant. The grant period is 7/1/2007 to 6/30/2009. This is the first time the city has been awarded this grant.