Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: R-48-23    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 8/21/2023 In control: City Council
On agenda: 9/26/2023 Final action: 9/26/2023
Title: Establishing a Task Force to Study the City's Grant Programs - For the purpose of creating a task force to conduct a thorough review and analysis of existing City of Annapolis grant programs and make recommendations for possible changes to the program.
Sponsors: Karma O'Neill
Attachments: 1. R-48-23 First Reader, 2. R-48-23 Fiscal Impact Note, 3. R-48-23 Staff Report, 4. R-48-23 Signed (color), 5. R-48-23 Signed (b&w)

Title
Establishing a Task Force to Study the City's Grant Programs - For the purpose of creating a task force to conduct a thorough review and analysis of existing City of Annapolis grant programs and make recommendations for possible changes to the program.
Body
CITY COUNCIL OF THE
City of Annapolis

Resolution 48-23

Introduced by: Alderwoman O'Neill

A RESOLUTION concerning

Establishing a Task Force to Study the City's Grant Programs

FOR the purpose of creating a task force to conduct a thorough review and analysis of existing City of Annapolis grant programs and make recommendations for possible changes to the program.

WHEREAS, The City Council recognizes the importance of supporting and enhancing community development and welfare programs within our city as demonstrated by allocating $348,000 in community grants in FY 2024;

WHEREAS, Grant programs play a crucial role in supporting various community initiatives, including but not limited to education, public health, infrastructure, arts and cults and environmental sustainability

WHEREAS, It is essential to ensure that grant programs are effectively designed, implemented and aligned with the city's goals and priorities

WHEREAS, A comprehensive review and analysis of existing grant programs can provide valuable inside into their efficiency, impact and equity, allowing the City Council and relevant city departments to make informed decisions;

NOW, THEREFORE,
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that:

Section 1: Establishment of a Task Force.

A. A "Grant Program Study Task Force" is established to study and evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of the City's existing grants program.

B. Task force membership shall be nominated by the Mayor, and shall be composed of seven members including representatives from relevant city departments, local nonprofits, community organizations, business associations and individuals with expertise in grant administration, program evaluation and ...

Click here for full text