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Highlights of the April 23, 2019 Board Meeting:
Shortly after the Board convenes at 9 a.m., the Board will hear a request to accept a $4,831,856 Continuum of Care Grant from the California Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency and authorize the Health and Human Services (HHS) director or designee to execute agreement and any subsequent amendments and related documents. The funding from California's Homeless Emergency Aid Program (HEAP) are to develop permanent supportive housing for individuals who are chronically homeless and to implement a pilot program to divert newly homeless individuals from the homeless system of care. Marin HHS conducted a request for proposal (RFP) process and selected Homeward Bound of Marin and the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin to provide the activities. The Board will be asked to authorize the Board President to execute a multiyear agreement with Homeward Bound of Marin, in the amount of $4,523,891, to redevelop the Mill Street Center Emergency Shelter, as well as a multiyear agreement with St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin, in the amount of $307,965, to implement a diversion pilot program for newly homeless individuals.
The Board accepted the Continuum of Care grant and authorized the HHS director or designee to execute the agreements.
Need more info? See the staff report about the Continuum of Care grant.
Contact: Hyacinth Guillermo Hinojosa, Director, Department of Health and Human Services
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The Board will consider one vacancy on the Health Council and one on the Strawberry Design Review Board.
The Board made the following appointments:
Health Council: Bobby Moske
Strawberry Design Review Board: Rebecca Lind
Need more info? See the agenda for details on the interviews/appointments, or the Boards and Commissions webpage.
No earlier than 1 p.m., the Board will continue its Planning and Budget Workshops that began at 9 a.m. Monday, April 22. The purpose of the special meetings are to review recommended budget reduction actions and conduct planning workshops to discuss department strategic planning efforts for fiscal year 2019-20. Departments scheduled to give presentations Tuesday are: Sheriff's Office, Fire Department, Health and Human Services, Child Supportive Services, Public Works, UCCE/Farm Advisor, Agriculture/Weights & Measures, and the District Attorney's Office. The workshops conclude with another 1 p.m. session on Wednesday, April 24.
The Board held and completed the Planning and Budget Workshops on April 23 and April 24.
Need more info? See the news release, the budget overview, the departmental work plans and the schedule for the Planning and Budget Workshops.
Contact: Bret Uppendahl, Budget Manager, County Administrator's Office
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