Resolution No. 59
Supervisors BREH, CALLERY AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING GRANT APPLICATION TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE COPS-FAST PROGRAM TO FUND A DEPUTY SHERIFF-SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER IN THE MAYFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT (SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT)
WHEREAS, the Sheriff desires to submit an application to the U.S. Department of Justice Cops-Fast Program for a multi-year grant to provide the Mayfield School District with a Deputy Sheriff-School Resource Officer (SRO) posted to the School; and
WHEREAS, said grant, as explained by the Sheriff, requires a four (4) year commitment to said School Resource Officer program in order to qualify for federal funding up to $125,000.00 for years 1 through 3; and
WHEREAS, to date, the School District has committed to pay the local share of all costs related to the Deputy Sheriff – School Resource Officer, including benefits, for the first three (3) years of said grant period; now, therefore be it
RESOLVED, That upon the recommendation of the Committees on Public Safety, Personnel and Finance, the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign and submit an application to the U.S. Department of Justice Cops-Fast Program to fund a Deputy Sheriff-School Resource Officer posted in the Mayfield School District, contingent upon the following:
- Mayfield Central School District shall be responsible for all local costs of said Deputy Sheriff – School Resource Officer during the four (4) year grant period.
- All local share costs, for years 1-3, including benefits.
- Entire local share costs, for year 4, including benefits.
and, be it further
RESOLVED, That if said grant application is successful, the Sheriff shall return to the Board of Supervisors for final acceptance and appropriation of any grant proceeds; and, be it further
RESOLVED, That the Sheriff do each and every other thing necessary to further the purport of this Resolution; and, be it further
RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Sheriff, U.S. Department of Justice Cops-Fast Program, Superintendent, Mayfield School District, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.
Seconded by Supervisor HOWARD and adopted by the following vote:
Total: Ayes: 530 (19) Nays: 21 (1) (Supervisor Kinowski)
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