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File #: 20-1543    Version: 1 Name: Resolution accepting the annual Emergency Management Intergovernmental Grant Agreement (IGA) from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) for Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2020 Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) in an amount not to exceed $
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/20/2020 In control: Financial & Administrative Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/10/2020
Title: Resolution accepting the annual Emergency Management Intergovernmental Grant Agreement from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) for Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2020 Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) in an amount not to exceed $193,167.41.
Attachments: 1. Lake County FFY20 Grant Agreement.pdf
Title
Resolution accepting the annual Emergency Management Intergovernmental Grant Agreement from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) for Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2020 Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) in an amount not to exceed $193,167.41.

Staff Summary
* Lake County applied for, and has been awarded, an annual allocation for IEMA, on behalf of the Lake County Emergency Management Agency (LCEMA).
* This grant funding supports Lake County in developming and maintaining an effective integrated EMA and Program.
* The agreement shall be effective between October 1, 2019 and shall expire on September 30, 2022.
* The actual amount of grand funding is dependent on:
o The federal budget and FEMA grant program guidance;
o Availability of federal funds to IEMA; and
o Actual EMA expenditures.
* The maximum grant funding to Lake County is $193,167.41.
* Revenue from this grant will offset currently budgeted expenses. No additional expenses are budgeted as a result of this grant.

Body
RESOLUTION

WHEREAS, Lake County on behalf of the Lake County Emergency Management Agency applied for funding and has been awarded up to $193,167.41 in an Illinois Emergency Management Assistance (IEMA) Intergovernmental Grant Agreement, which provides grant monies to local governments to provide financial assistance to develop and maintain an effective, integrated emergency management organization; and

WHEREAS, Lake County is entitled to reimbursement of eligible emergency management program costs and essential emergency management related expenses; and

WHEREAS, Lake County, through the County Administrators Office, does indeed maintain an Emergency Management Agency in accordance with Federal and State laws and regulations; and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by this County Board of Lake County, Illinois, that the acceptance and execution of the IEMA Intergovernmental Grant Agreement from the State of Illinois to the County Emergency Management Agency is h...

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