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File #: HCC-188-FY22    Version: Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Passed
File created: 12/1/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 12/6/2021 Final action: 12/6/2021
Title: Memorandum of Understanding with Hyattsville Aging in Place in Support of the City's Enhanced Mobility Options Program
Sponsors: City Administrator
Indexes: Memorandum of Understanding
Attachments: 1. FINAL EM MOU HVL + HAP

Submitted by: Marci LeFevre

Submitting Department: Community Services

Agenda Section: Consent

 

Item Title:

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Memorandum of Understanding with Hyattsville Aging in Place in Support of the City’s Enhanced Mobility Options Program

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Suggested Action:

recommendation

I move that the Mayor and City Council authorize the City Administrator to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with Hyattsville Aging in Place in support of the City’s Enhanced Mobility Options Program.

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Summary Background:

Effective April 2021, the City was awarded the Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA) Enhanced Mobility Program Grant to expand the City’s options for transportation for older adults and person with disabilities.

 

As part of the City’s Grant Application, Hyattsville Aging in Place (HAP) provided a letter of support, committing to partner with the City to increase transportation options for older adults and persons with disabilities that are accessible, affordable, and safe.

 

The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Enhanced Mobility Program stipulates a 20% cash match ($2,400.00) from HAP, and reimbursement-based payments (up to and not to exceed $12,000.00) to HAP for responsibilities performed as outlined in the City’s Enhanced Mobility Options Initiative application and HAP Partner Letter.

 

Next Steps:

Execute agreement.

 

Fiscal Impact:

Up to $9,600 provided by the FTA grant.

 

City Administrator Comments:

Recommend approval.

 

Community Engagement:

N/A

 

Strategic Goals:

Goal 3 - Promote a Safe and Vibrant Community

 

Legal Review Required?

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