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File #: 18-5484    Version: 1 Name: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Type: Grant Award Renewal Status: Approved
File created: 8/24/2018 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 9/12/2018 Final action: 9/12/2018
Title: PROPOSED GRANT AWARD RENEWAL Department: Environment and Sustainability Grantee: Department of Environment and Sustainability Grantor: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Request: Authorization to renew grant Purpose: The Illinois EPA delegates the inspection and regulation of solid waste sites in the County to the Department Grant Amount: $1,319,644.00 Grant Period: 7/1/2017 - 6/30/2021 Fiscal Impact: None Accounts: N/A Most Recent Date of Board Authorization for Grant: 11/15/2016 Most Recent Grant Amount: $329,911.00 Concurrences: Budget and Management Services has received all requisite documents, and determined the fiscal impact on Cook County, if any. Summary: On 9/14/2016 the Cook County Board approved a five year Intergovernmental Agreement with the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to act on behalf of the Illinois EPA to conduct inspections and investigations of solid waste management sites. That agreement allows for reimbursem...
Indexes: DEBORAH STONE, Director, Department of Environment and Sustainability

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PROPOSED GRANT AWARD RENEWAL

 

Department:  Environment and Sustainability

 

Grantee:  Department of Environment and Sustainability 

 

Grantor:  Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

 

Request:  Authorization to renew grant

 

Purpose:  The Illinois EPA delegates the inspection and regulation of solid waste sites in the County to the Department  

 

Grant Amount:  $1,319,644.00

 

Grant Period:  7/1/2017 - 6/30/2021

 

Fiscal Impact:  None 

 

Accounts:  N/A

 

Most Recent Date of Board Authorization for Grant:  11/15/2016  

 

Most Recent Grant Amount:  $329,911.00

 

Concurrences:

Budget and Management Services has received all requisite documents, and determined the fiscal impact on Cook County, if any.

 

Summary:  On 9/14/2016 the Cook County Board approved a five year Intergovernmental Agreement with the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to act on behalf of the Illinois EPA to conduct inspections and investigations of solid waste management sites.  That agreement allows for reimbursement of 70% of the County’s total allowable costs approved by the Agency, not to exceed the maximum amount of financial assistance approved by the Agency.  Illinois EPA has awarded CCDES with up to $329,911.00 annually in financial assistance from state fiscal year 2018 through state fiscal year 2021, the first installment of which was approved during the County’s FY2017 budget.  DES is requesting approval of the entire award amount to account for the overlap in County and State fiscal years.

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