Lake County, IL
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File #: 20-0882    Version: 1 Name: IDPH COVID-19 Crisis $298K
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/29/2020 In control: Health & Community Services Committee
On agenda: Final action: 7/14/2020
Title: Joint resolution accepting the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) grant and authorizing an emergency appropriation in the amount of $298,756 for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) Crisis Grant.
Attachments: 1. IDPH COVID-19 Crisis $298K

Title

Joint resolution accepting the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) grant and authorizing an emergency appropriation in the amount of $298,756 for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) Crisis Grant.

 

Staff Summary

                     The $298,756 IDPH grant will cover salaries and fringe benefits for existing staff.

                     The $298,756 in additional grant funding has not been previously appropriated because the grant resources were secured after the County’s adoption of the Fiscal Year 2020 budget.

                     The grant award will be for the period March 16, 2020 March 15, 2021.

 

Body

RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS, the Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center has received a grant increase delivered by our Prevention Unit; and

 

WHEREAS, these dollars will provide a legitimate increase in services to Lake County with no impact on local taxes; and

 

WHEREAS, this grant amount totaling $298,756 has not been previously appropriated, having been awarded after adoption of the Fiscal Year 2020 budget; and

 

WHEREAS, the proposed appropriation will be fully offset by the above referenced items thereby not requiring the expenditure of local tax revenue.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by this County Board of Lake County, Illinois, that an emergency appropriation in the amount of $298,756 is hereby authorized in the Health Department budget as identified on the listing of expense and revenue budget modifications attached hereto and made part hereof; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the revenue budgets as identified on the attached listing be modified as provided by increased funding from the following:

 

Illinois Department of Public Health - COVID-19 Crisis Grant, $298,756.

 

DATED at Waukegan, Illinois, on July 14, 2020.