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File #: 21-0993    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Discussion Items Status: Passed
File created: 8/18/2021 In control: Council Work Session
On agenda: 8/24/2021 Final action: 8/24/2021
Title: Budget Adjustment: Health Department's Request for New Grant to Assist in Areas that have been Disproportionality Impacted by COVID ($500,621 in Revenue and Expense, 10 Time-Limited FTEs)
Attachments: 1. Staff Report, 2. 22713 - HLT_YE12 COVID Community Health Workers

Requested Agenda Date:

8/24/2021

 

Requested Agenda Title:

Title

Budget Adjustment: Health Department’s Request for New Grant to Assist in Areas that have been Disproportionality Impacted by COVID ($500,621 in Revenue and Expense, 10 Time-Limited FTEs)

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Requested Agenda Item Description: This request is to fund 9 FTEs Community health workers and 1 program manager who are trusted voices within differing communities where have been impacted disproportionality by COVID. They assist in many areas such as COVID vaccine information, COVID testing locations, and helping community members connect with resources such as rent assistance, food, or various other needs that have arisen during the pandemic. This funding will continue these important efforts.

 

Requested Action: Discussion - Vote Needed

 

Presenter(s) (with titles): Brad Kendrick Budget and Policy Analyst 

 

Time Needed: Less than 5 MINS

 

Is this Item Time-Sensitive and/or Requesting a Time-Certain? No

 

Requesting Staff Member: Dr. Angela Dunn

 

Are Supporting Documents Needed for this Agenda Item Request? Yes

 

Please attach supporting documentation, including presentations, to the Legistar file.

Agenda item requests must be complete and submitted via Legistar Approval Sequence to the Council Administrative & Communications Coordinator by the Wednesday before the upcoming Tuesday meeting at 3:00 PM. Please note that some offices have earlier, internal Approval Sequence deadlines.

 

Items without necessary supporting documentation may be withheld from consideration for the desired meeting date.