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File #: 15-13795    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Business Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 7/9/2020 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 7/27/2020 Final action:
Title: FY 2021 Governor's Highway Safety Program Grant for Traffic Safety
Attachments: 1. Resolution_NC Governor's Highway Safety Program_Traffic Safety Funding

Title

FY 2021 Governor’s Highway Safety Program Grant for Traffic Safety

 

Action

Action:

Adopt a resolution authorizing the city to accept a grant award of $25,000 from the Governor’s Highway Safety Program.

 

Body

Staff Resource(s):

Johnny Jennings, Police

Will Farrell, Police

John Reibold, Police

 

Explanation

§                     This action would allow the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department to accept a grant award of $25,000 from the Governor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP), which would provide the following:

-                     $19,000 to purchase four additional Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) laser speed measurement units used in police vehicles and one radar speed sign to help enforce speed limit laws, and

-                     $6,000 for the Regional Law Enforcement Liaison travel, training, and meeting expenses.

§                     The grant is for a period of one year. No matching funds are required from the city.

§                     GHSP requires that City Council adopt a resolution authorizing the acceptance of the grant.

 

Fiscal Note

Funding: General Grants Fund

 

Attachments

Attachment(s)

Resolution