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File #: 19-1525    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Action Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 12/2/2019 In control: Town Council Meeting
On agenda: 12/9/2019 Final action:
Title: Acceptance of Byrne/JAG Law Enforcement Equipment Grant
Attachments: 1. Byrne grant award, 2. Byrne Grant Conditions, 3. Updated grant App, 4. Regulatory Requirements for Agenda Items- Byrne grant

Subject:

Title

Acceptance of Byrne/JAG Law Enforcement Equipment Grant

Body

EXPLANATION AND SUMMARY:

 

The police department applied for a Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services Byrne/JAG Law Enforcement Equipment grant to replace all of the department’s moving and handheld radar and LIDAR equipment. After making some modifications to the application, the Town has been awarded $51,000 for this project.

 

The police department is requests that the Town Manager be authorized to accept the grant award.      

 

Departmental Recommendation:  The police department recommends accepting the grant. 

 

Finance Recommendation:  Recommend approval.

 

Purchasing Recommendation:  N/A

 

Town Attorney Recommendation:  Town Council may approve acceptance of the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services Byrne/JAG Law Enforcement Equipment grant in its discretion.

 

Town Manager's Recommendation:  I recommend the Town Council authorize the Town Manager to accept Department of Criminal Justice Byrne/JAG Law Enforcement Equipment grant on behalf of the Town of Vienna, as presented.

 

Cost and Financing:  N/A

Account Number:  N/A                     

Decision Needed by This date:  December 9, 2019

 

PROPOSED/SUGGESTED MOTION

Recommended Action

"I move to authorize the Town Manager to accept the $51,000 Department of Criminal Justice Byrne/JAG Law Enforcement Equipment grant on behalf of the Town of Vienna to be utilized for equipment replacement.”

Or

Other action deemed necessary by Council.