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City of Independence
BILL NO. 19-0401R.

Agenda Title:

19-040 - 1R.  An ordinance authorizing acceptance of the 2019 Midwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Memorandum of Understanding for the Investigative Support Center Initiative, and related documents, with the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, for a grant award in the amount of $154,722.00; making the necessary appropriations; authorizing future change orders for additional funding and/or time extensions; and authorizing certain future appropriations.

The Police Department recommends approval of this ordinance.

The Police Department first received funding to participate in the Midwest HIDTA (High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area) for this Analyst position in April 2012. In 2019, the department received additional funding to fully fund an additional analyst to be housed at the HIDTA offices. The department is reimbursed 100% of the analysts’ salary, benefits and travel expenses. The current contract will continue the Department’s involvement with Midwest HIDTA, with total reimbursement of $ 154,722.00 This grant does not require a local match.

Fiscal Impact:

An appropriation of $154,722.00 will need to be made to the Police Department Operating Budget. No local match is required, and the grant does fully cover the cost of this position.

The current award amount of $154,722.00 will need to be appropriated to the Police Department’s Operating Budget, subledger ISC-G, and should be divided as follows:

4550-5100 (Salaries) - $98,088.00
4550-5109 (Benefits) - $51,384.00
4550-5218 (Travel) - $5,250.00
TOTAL: $154,722.00

Department:          PoliceContact Person:          Chief Brad Halsey

Police DepartmentApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Law DepartmentApproved
City Managers OfficeApproved
City Clerk DepartmentApproved

Council Action:          Council Action:         

HIDTA ISC 2019 Ordinance Ordinance