City of Charlotte Banner
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 15-17087    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Approved
File created: 12/17/2021 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 1/24/2022 Final action: 1/24/2022
Title: Governor's Highway Safety Program Grant for Traffic Safety - Law Enforcement Liaison
Attachments: 1. Local Government Resolution_FY23 NCGHSP Regional LEL (2021-36)

Title

Governor’s Highway Safety Program Grant for Traffic Safety - Law Enforcement Liaison

 

Action

Action:

Adopt a resolution authorizing the City to accept a grant award of in the amount of $25,000 from the North Carolina Governor’s Highway Safety Program.

 

Body

Staff Resource(s):

Johnny Jennings, Police

Jonathan Wally, Police

John Reibold, Police

 

Explanation

§                     The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Governor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP), which provides the following:

-                     $17,500 to purchase five additional LIDAR radar units used in police vehicles and radar speed signs to help enforce speed limit laws, and

-                     $7,500 for the Regional Law Enforcement Liaison’s travel, training, and meeting expenses.

§                     The grant is for a one-year term from October 1, 2022, through September 30, 2023.

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

§                     No matching funds are required from the City.

 

Fiscal Note

Funding:  General Grants Fund

 

Attachments

Attachment(s)

Resolution