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CL- 2072 Consent Agenda   Item #:   B.    
City Council Regular Meeting
Meeting Date: 03/19/2019  
Subject:    2018 SHSP - HazMat Team
From: David R. Eagle

COUNCIL ACTION
First Reading:     03/05/2019
Final Adoption:   03/19/2019
SUMMARY
The City has received notification from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, that the Danville Fire Department Hazardous Materials Team has been approved to receive funding from the 2018 State Homeland Security Grant Program in the amount of $56,347 for equipment upgrades.  The grant requires no local match.
BACKGROUND
Each year, funds from the State Homeland Security Grant Program are given to the Virginia Department of Emergency Management to distribute to special response teams throughout the Commonwealth, to be used to support the teams’ training and equipment upgrades.
RECOMMENDATION
It is recommended that City Council approve the attached Ordinance Amending the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Appropriation Ordinance by increasing revenue to anticipate the receipt of the grant funds from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management.

Attachments
Ordinance
SubAward Agreement

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