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File #: O-410-20    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/28/2020 In control: Police Operations Department
On agenda: 10/20/2020 Final action:
Title: Authorizing the mayor to accept and deposit a grant in the amount of $33,123.99 from the State of Ohio Department of Public Safety to conduct a Selective Traffic Enforcement Program; authorizing the appropriation and expenditure from the unappropriated grant proceeds of the Operation Grants Fund for said purpose; and declaring an emergency.
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Selective Traffic Enforcement Grant
Toledo Police Department
Lt. James Brown (x3203)
(Revised)

Title
Authorizing the mayor to accept and deposit a grant in the amount of $33,123.99 from the State of Ohio Department of Public Safety to conduct a Selective Traffic Enforcement Program; authorizing the appropriation and expenditure from the unappropriated grant proceeds of the Operation Grants Fund for said purpose; and declaring an emergency.

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SUMMARY & BACKGROUND:
The City of Toledo has received a Selective Enforcement Program Grant from Ohio Department of Public Safety, Ohio Traffic Safety Office in the amount of $33,123.99 to continue a Traffic Enforcement Program within the City.

This grant will pay officers on an overtime basis to enforce traffic laws at locations with a history of speeding violations and traffic crashes. Officers will concentrate upon speeding and restraint violations. There is no local match required for this grant. The grant will increase enforcement and fine revenue without any general fund cost.

The fiscal impact of this ordinance is as follows:
- The amount of funds requested: $33,123.99.
- The expenditure budget line item: 2016-52000-3G00124STDSTD.
- New revenue generated (operational revenue, grants, if any): $33,123.99.
- Revenue budget line item (if any): 2016-52000-3G00124STDSTD.
- Are funds budgeted in the current fiscal year (yes/no)?: No, this is a new grant.
- Is this a capital project (yes/no)? No.
- If yes, is it new or existing (new/existing)? No.
- What section of the City's Strategic Plan does this support:
o Excellence in Basic Services (yes/no) Yes.
o Quality Community Investment (Livable City, Development) Yes.
o Workplace Culture & Customer Service No.
o Environment No.

Summary
NOW, THEREFORE, Be it ordained by the Council of the City of Toledo:

SECTION 1. That the mayor is authorized to enter into an agreement with the State of Ohio Departm...

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