ADOPTED - OCTOBER 25, 2005
Agenda Item No. 20
Introduced by the Human Services and Finance Committees of the:
INGHAM COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE A YEAR THREE MEDICAL RESERVE CORPS GRANT AND SUBCONTRACT
WHEREAS, the Board of Commissioners authorized a Federal Health and Human Services Department grant to establish an Ingham County Medical Reserve Corps in December 2003, and continued for a second year through September 30, 2005; and
WHEREAS, this initiative is supported by the Local Emergency Planning Committee and the grant funds are administered through the Health Department; and
WHEREAS, the grant activities have been subcontracted with So What? Evaluation Resources; and
WHEREAS, the Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a third year of funding at $49,896; and
WHEREAS, the Health Officer has recommended that the Board of Commissioners authorize the year three Medical Reserve Corps grant and the subcontract.
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Ingham County Board of Commissioners authorizes a year three grant from the Federal Department of Health and Human Services to establish an Ingham County Medical Reserve Corps.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the period of the grant award is October 1, 2005 through September 30, 2006 and the total available funding is $49,896.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Board authorizes a subcontract with So What? Evaluation Resources to implement the grant program in year three.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the subcontract period shall be October 1, 2005 through September 30, 2006 and that the amount of funding shall not exceed $49,896.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Board Chairperson is authorized to sign the grant award and the subcontract after review by the County Attorney.
HUMAN SERVICES: Yeas: Hertel, Weatherwax-Grant, Celentino, Dedden, Holman, Severino
Nays: None Absent: None Approved 10/17/05
FINANCE: Yeas: Dedden, Swope, Hertel, Schor, Thomas, Dougan
Nays: None Absent: None Approved 10/19/05