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File #: 21-5368    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Grant Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 10/4/2021 In control: Commissioners Court
On agenda: 10/12/2021 Final action:
Title: Request by the Constable of Precinct 5 for approval to submit an application to the Texas Department of Transportation for grant funds in the amount of $29,869, with a required match of $7,594, for the FY 2022 Selective Traffic Enforcement Program-Impaired Driving Mobilization Program.
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Department: Constables
Department Head/Elected Official: Constable Ted Heap

Regular or Supplemental RCA: Regular RCA

Type of Request: Grant

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Request Summary (Agenda Caption):
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Request by the Constable of Precinct 5 for approval to submit an application to the Texas Department of Transportation for grant funds in the amount of $29,869, with a required match of $7,594, for the FY 2022 Selective Traffic Enforcement Program-Impaired Driving Mobilization Program.
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Background and Discussion:
Officers participating in the Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) will make enforcement of impaired driving their top priority. Enforcement will occur during the following holiday periods: Christmas/New Year's, Spring Break, Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day. The goal is to reduce crashes, fatalities, and injuries, through high visibility enforcement and public education.

Expected Impact:
A reduction in crashes, fatalities, and injuries related to impaired driving is expected.

Alternative Options:
No known viable alternative to accomplish the goal of reducing crashes, fatalities, and injuries with grant funded overtime.

Alignment with Goal(s):
x Justice and Safety
_ Economic Opportunity
_ Housing
_ Public Health
_ Transportation
_ Flooding
_ Environment
_ Governance and Customer Service

Prior Court Action (if any):
Date
Agenda Item #
Action Taken
10/27/20
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Authorization to approve the acceptance of grant awarded funds from the Texas Department of Transportation to participate in the FY 2021 Selective Traffic enforcement Program-Impaired Driving Mobilization Grant was approved on October 27, 2020.

Location:
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Precinct(s): Countywide


Fiscal and Personnel Summary
Service Name
-
FY 21-22
Estimates



FY 22
Next 3 FYs
Incremental Expenditures
Labor Expenditures
$15K
$22.4K
n/a
Non-Labor Expenditur...

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