In the matter of The Klamath County Sheriff requesting approval to accept a grant from the Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department. Chris Kaber-Sheriff
Background: The Sheriff is requesting approval to sign and enter into a grant agreement with the Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department for funding to support off highway vehicle law enforcement. The grant pays part of the cost of a patrol deputy and seasonal deputy for the purpose of rural patrol ATV enforcement and safety education.
Fiscal Impact: The fiscal impact is expected to be $57,822 revenues to the Sheriff’s Office-Patrol Division for the period beginning July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2023. There is a matching funds commitment of $17,077.50 which is currently budgeted within the Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division operating expenses.
Recommended Motion: Approve the Sheriff to accept grant funding and sign the grant agreement in the amount $57,822 from the Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department in effect from July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2023. The grant includes County matching funds commitment of $17,077.50.