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AGENDA
WAYS & MEANS COMMITTEE
June 3, 2009
6:30 p.m.
Administration Building - Board Room
220 N. Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan
http://www.ewashtenaw.org

I. Roll Call
II. Citizen Participation
III. Commissioner Follow-up to Citizen Participation
IV. New Business

A. Public Safety & Justice Community of Interest

Sheriff


Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Formula Program: Local Solicitation (Application) (Job Description)

  •   Ratifying the submission of the grant application
  •   To the United States Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
  •   For the period of October 1, 2009 through September 30, 2011
  •   To enable the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office to implement a Community Outreach Team
  •   To help advance the Sheriff's community policing philosophy
  •   To create a .75 FTE Status grant funded Community Outreach Coordinator position to assist with the implementation of the program
    - Grade: 18
    - Salary Range: $29,952 to $40,817
  • No County General Fund dollars are requested for this position\
  • For a total program of $160,723
  • Federal Revenue: $160,723
    -County Match: $0
  • Indirect costs are not included in this grant
  • Upon receipt of the award:
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign the notice of grant award
    -
    Authorizing the Administrator to approve the budget
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign delegate contracts

RECOMMENDATION: Approval at the Board on July 8, 2009

B. Childrens Well-being Community of Interest

Head Start

1. 2009-10 Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) Competitive Grant (Application)

  • Ratifying the signature of the Administrator on the grant application
  • To the Michigan Department of Education
  • For the period of October 1, 2009 through September 30, 2010
  • To serve 20 existing Head Start children and families who are "at risk" of school failure, in two blended Head Start/GSRP full day classrooms at the Grantee program in Ypsilanti
  • As part of a coordinated effort with Success by Six to ensure that age-eligible children who are "at risk" for school failure are served in the most appropriate preschool setting.
  • Eligibility is based on family income level plus children must have at least two of 25 risk factors associated with school failure
  • For a total program of $68,000
    - State Revenue: $68,000
    - County Match: $0
  • This grant will supplement federal and County funds already budgeted in the 2009-10 Head Start budget; no additional general fund support is needed
  • Indirect costs are not included in this grant
  • Upon receipt of the award:
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign the notice of grant award
    - Authorizing the Administrator to amend the budget
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign delegate contracts

RECOMMENDATION: Approval at the Board

2. Head Start Expansion Grant (Application)

  • Authorizing the signature of the Chair of the Board on the grant application
  • To the United States Department of Health & Human Services
  • For the period of August 1, 2009 through July 31, 2010
  • To provide Head Start services for 40 children and families in school districts which are currently un-served: Dexter, Chelsea, Saline, and Milan
  • To alleviate wait lists at existing Head Start sites in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti by serving 23 additional children whose families are either homeless or for whom English is a second language
  • For a total program of $414,750
    - Federal Revenue: $331,800
    - Local Match: $82,950 (In-kind contributions)
  • No additional general fund support is needed
  • Indirect costs are not included in this grant
  • Upon receipt of the award:
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign the notice of grant award
    - Authorizing the Administrator to amend the budget
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign delegate contracts

RECOMMENDATION: Approval at the Board

3. Early Head Start Expansion Grant (Application)

  • Authorizing the signature of the Chair of the Board on the grant application
  • To the United States Department of Health & Human Services
  • For the period of August 1, 2009 through July 31, 2010
  • To implement Early Head Start services for children ages 0-3 years old and pregnant mothers through two different program options
  • Whitmore Lake School District, an existing Head Start delegate, will serve 16 children and families in a home based option
  • SOS Community Services, a Head Start child care partner, will serve 20 children and families who are homeless at the Time for Tots Center in Ann Arbor
  • For a total program of $233,750
    - Federal Revenue: $187,000
    - Local Match: $46,750 (In-kind contributions)
  • No additional general fund support is needed
  • Indirect costs are not included in this grant
  • Upon receipt of the award:
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign the notice of grant award
    - Authorizing the Administrator to amend the budget
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign delegate contracts

RECOMMENDATION: Approval at the Board

C. Economic Development Community of Interest

ETCS

Summer Food Program (Application)

  • Ratifying the signature of the Administrator on the grant application
  • To the Michigan Department of Education
  • For the period of June 15, 2009 through August 28, 2009
  • To 15,000 breakfasts, 40,000 lunches, 22,000 snacks to low-income children at 30 sites throughout the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti area
  • Eligible children are members of a family that can be classified as low-income or attend a summer program in an area where more than 50% of families are below the income eligibility guidelines
  • In FY 2008 ETCS served 11,295 breakfasts, 29,124 lunches, and 16,163 snacks for a total budget of $150,941
  • For a total program of $175,000
    - Federal Revenue: $175,000
    - County Match: $0
  • Indirect costs are not included in this grant
  • Upon receipt of the award:
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign the notice of grant award
    - Authorizing the Administrator to approve the budget
    - Authorizing the Administrator to sign delegate contracts

RECOMMENDATION: Approval at the Board

D. Board of Commissioners

2010-11 Budget Reduction

  • Approving a reduction for the Board of Commissioners budget in 2010-11

RECOMMENDATION: Approval at the Board

 E. Office of the Administrator

1. 2010/11 Administrator's Recommended Budget Phase 1 (Executive Summary) (Presentation)

2.
Non Union Compensation & Benefit Adjustments

  • Approving the 2010-11 Human Services and Children's Well-Being funding allocation at $853,800 for a reduction of $250,000 over 2008-09 allocations
  • Cost savings realized in wages, pay-for-performance, and benefits for non-union employees will be incorporated into the County's 2010-11 budget

RECOMMENDATION: Approval

3. Reduction in Outside Agency Commitments

  • Approving the 2010-11 Human Services and Children's Well-Being funding allocation at $853,800 for a reduction of $250,000 over 2008-09 allocations
  • Approving the Office of Community Development to administer these funds

RECOMMENDATION: Approval

V. Report of the Administrator

VI. Report of the Chair of the Board
VII. Items for Current/Future Discussion
VIII. Citizen Participation
IX. Commissioner Follow-up to Citizen Participation
X. Pending
XI. Adjournment

July 8, 2009
Board Room
220 N. Main Street
Ann Arbor
6:30 p.m.

For additional information, please call Washtenaw County Administration at (734) 222-6850 

 

 

 

 


 

 



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