Board Agenda


April 4, 2001

6:30 p.m.
Board Room
Washtenaw County Administration Building
220 N. Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

 

I.

Roll Call

II.

Citizen Participation

III.

Commissioner Follow-up to Citizen Participation

IV.

New Business:

 

 

 

 

A.

Employment Training and Community Services

 

 

 

 

 

Annual Weatherization Program

 

 

 

 

 

v            Ratifying the Administrators signature on the application

v            To the Michigan Family Independence Agency

v            For the period 4/1/01 3/30/02

 

v            To provide outreach and intake services, pre-inspection of the home, blower door/health and safety furnace testing, post-inspection of the home and consumer education on how to keep the home weatherized and energy saving

 

v            For a program amount of $262,465

-Federal Revenue: $262,465

-Match: 0

-Indirect Costs: 0

 

v            Upon receipt of the award:

-Authorizing the Administrator to sign the Notice of Grant Award

-Amending the budget

-Authorizing the Administrator to sign the delegate contracts

 

 

 

 

 

RECOMMENDATION: Approval


 

 

 

B

Planning

 

 

 

 

 

1.

Washtenaw Affordable Housing Corporation- Housing Affordability Agreement

 

 

 

 

 

 

v            Authorizing the Administrator to sign the Housing Affordability Agreement

v            With Washtenaw Affordable Housing Corporation

 

v            For a recoverable grant to rehabilitate 1100- 1148 W. Michigan Avenue (formerly Essex House) for affordable housing units for families at or below 50% of area median income

 

v            For a total project of $1,380,000

-County $ 50,000

-LISC $ 330,000

-Citizens Bank $1,000,000

 

v            To be repaid within 6 months of contract execution

 

 

 

 

 

 

RECOMMENDATION: Approval

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.

Community Housing Alternatives Housing Affordability Agreement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

v            Authorizing the Administrator to sign the Housing Affordability Agreement

v            With Community Housing Alternatives

 

v            For a recoverable grant to acquire and rehabilitate 1911/1913 Dexter Avenue, Ann Arbor for rental units for persons with disabilities who wish to move into a home independent of their families or a traditional group home setting.

 

v            For individuals less than 30% of the median income

 

v            Supportive services are provided by Community Mental Health

 

v            For a total project of $126,000

-County $ 17,000 (for rehabilitation)

-City of Ann Arbor $ 20,000 (for acquisition)

-MI. Housing Trust Fund $ 89,000 (for acquisition)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RECOMMENDATION: Approval

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.

HOME Consortium Agreement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

v            Authorizing the Administrator to sign the revised agreement

v            With the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

v            For the period 2001-2003

 

v            For the purpose of establishing a HOME Consortium in Washtenaw County to allow for housing activities such as reconstruction & rehabilitating housing; homeownership assistance; public facilities & infrastructure improvement; job training; and brownfield redevelopment

 

v            Partners include: City of Ypsilanti and the Township of Ypsilanti

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RECOMMENDATION: Approval

 

 

 

 

C.

Sheriff

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bulletproof Vest Application

 

 

 

 

 

 

v            Ratifying the electronic application

v            To the Bureau of Justice Assistance

v            For the period 1/1/01 12/31/01

 

v            To provide 50% reimbursement of bullet proof vests purchased

 

v            In the amount of $58,278

-50% Reimbursement: $29,139

 

v            Upon receipt of the award:

-Authorizing the Administrator to sign the Notice of Grant Award

-Amending the budget

-Authorizing the Administrator to sign delegate contracts

 

 

 

 

 

RECOMMENDATION: Approval

 

 

 

 

D.

Administration

 

 

 

 

 

Washtenaw County Employees Retirement Ordinance Amendment (Tabled from 3/21/01)

 

 

 

 

 

v            Authorizing the re-entry of former Washtenaw County Employees Retirement System (WWCERS) from the Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (MERS)

v            For the Sheriffs Department Non-Union Employees Group 25

v            Amending Section 4 Membership in Retirement System

v            Extending Section 4 (b) of the Washtenaw County Employees Retirement System Ordinance, as amended

 

 

 

 

 

RECOMMENDATION: Approval

 

 

 

 

V.

Report of the Administrator:

 

 

 

  1. Drain Commissioner Information Session

 

 

VI.

Report of the Chair of the Board

 

VII.

Items for Current/Future Discussion

 

VIII.

Citizen Participation

 

IX.

Commissioner Follow-up to Citizens Participation

 

X.

Pending

 

XI.

Adjournment

 

 

April 18, 2001

Board Room
County Administration Building
6:30 p.m.

Next Agenda Meeting
April 11, 2001
Administration Conference Room
5:00 p.m.

 

 

For additional information call: (734)996-3055 or email richardt@ewashtenaw.org

 

A pdf version of this agenda is available April 4, 2001

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