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File #: 27195    Version: 1 Name: A resolution authorizing Public Health-Madison and Dane County to accept a grant and sign an agreement with the Transform Wisconsin Fund, administered by the Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Prevention Resources, for the prevention of tobacco use, and amending
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/24/2012 In control: BOARD OF ESTIMATES (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 8/7/2012 Final action: 8/7/2012
Enactment date: 8/9/2012 Enactment #: RES-12-00583
Title: A resolution authorizing Public Health-Madison and Dane County to accept a grant and sign an agreement with the Transform Wisconsin Fund, administered by the Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Prevention Resources, for the prevention of tobacco use, and amending the budget accordingly.
Sponsors: Matthew J. Phair
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
8/7/20121 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
7/30/20121 BOARD OF ESTIMATES (ended 4/2017) RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT UNDER SUSPENSION OF RULES 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, & 2.25 - REPORT OF OFFICERPass Action details Meeting details Not available
7/24/20121 Health Department Referred for Introduction  Action details Meeting details Not available
Fiscal Note
This resolution amends the Public Health 2012 operating budget by increasing grant revenues by $74,696 and increasing expenditures by the same amount. No further appropriation is necessary. There is no impact upon the tax levy.
Title
A resolution authorizing Public Health-Madison and Dane County to accept a grant and sign an agreement with the Transform Wisconsin Fund, administered by the Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Prevention Resources, for the prevention of tobacco use, and amending the budget accordingly.
Body
WHEREAS the Transform Wisconsin Fund has awarded a grant to Public Health-Madison and Dane County to work on smoke-free multi-unit housing; and
 
WHEREAS the Transform Wisconsin Fund seeks to build statewide and local capacity to promote healthy, tobacco-free environments that help Wisconsin residents make healthy choices and prevent chronic diseases; and
 
WHEREAS this grant was not anticipated in the 2012 Public Health operating budget so a budget amendment is required to authorize the receipt and expenditure of these funds; and
 
WHEREAS the City of Madison is the fiscal agent for Public Health-Madison and Dane County and under the terms of the Intergovernmental Agreement creating that department, must seek authorization from the Common Council  prior to receiving any new grant funding over the amount of $50,000; and
 
WHEREAS, Public Health-Madison and Dane County will use this funding to advocate for smoke-free multi-unit buildings and work with property owners to promote their smoke-free buildings.
 
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that Public Health-Madison and Dane County is authorized to accept a grant for $60,000 in start-up funds and $14,696 for October 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012 from Transform Wisconsin for smoke-free housing initiatives.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the 2012 Public Health operating budget is amended accordingly.