IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI
A RESOLUTION authorizing the extension of the agreements with certain outside agencies funded by the Anti-Drug Sales Tax Fund, which engage in anti-drug treatment activities and purposes, at no additional cost to the County.
RESOLUTION NO. 19364, January 30, 2017
INTRODUCED BY Dan Tarwater III, County Legislator
WHEREAS, by Resolution 19063, dated January 25, 2016, the Legislature did authorize the execution of agreements with certain outside agencies which engage in anti-drug and/or anti-violent crime treatment activities and purposes, through December 31, 2016; and,
WHEREAS, the Drug Commission has recommended that the County Executive be authorized to extend for an additional six months, through June 30, 2017, the existing agreements of the outside agencies listed below, engaged in anti-drug and/or anti-violent crime treatment initiatives, at no additional cost to the County:
Cornerstones of Care
Comprehensive Mental Health
Hope House Shelter
Mattie Rhodes Center
Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center
Truman Medical Center - JAM Program
Truman Medical Center - Behavior Health Program
New House Shelter
WHEREAS, the recommended extension will allow these agencies to utilize the allocation provided to them in 2016, but which they have encountered delays in spending; now therefore,
BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that the County Executive be and hereby is authorized to execute extensions to the agreements with the outside agencies listed above, until June 30, 2017, in a form to be approved by the County Counselor; and,
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Director of Finance and Purchasing be and hereby is authorized to make all payments, including final payment on the agreements.
Enacted and Approved
Effective Date: This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon its passage by a majority of the Legislature.
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