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File #: 1935-2018    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/29/2018 In control: Judiciary And Court Administration Committee
On agenda: 7/23/2018 Final action: 7/25/2018
Title: To authorize the appropriation of $100,000.00 within the Franklin County Municipal Court Home Incarceration Fund and to authorize the expenditure of up to $100,000.00 with Alvis, Inc.; to authorize the Administrating and Presiding Judge of the Franklin County Municipal Court to enter into a contract with Alvis, Inc. to provide a work release program as an alternative for incarceration consistent with public safety; and to declare an emergency. ($100,000.00)
Attachments: 1. Alvis WR County
Explanation

BACKGROUND:
This ordinance authorizes the appropriation and expense of $100,000.00 for fiscal year 2018 within the Franklin County Municipal Court Home incarceration fund. The Municipal Court Judges have been provided funding from the Franklin County Commissioners, in order to continue a work release program with Alvis, Inc. This legislation authorizes the Franklin County Municipal Court Judges to enter into contract with the Alvis, Inc. and authorizes the expenditure for the purpose of providing work release. This is to provide alternatives for incarceration consistent with public safety in the Franklin County Municipal Court.

EMERGENCY ACTION is requested in order to not have a break in service.

FISCAL IMPACT: The funds for this expense will come from the 2018 Home Incarceration Fund.

Title

To authorize the appropriation of $100,000.00 within the Franklin County Municipal Court Home Incarceration Fund and to authorize the expenditure of up to $100,000.00 with Alvis, Inc.; to authorize the Administrating and Presiding Judge of the Franklin County Municipal Court to enter into a contract with Alvis, Inc. to provide a work release program as an alternative for incarceration consistent with public safety; and to declare an emergency. ($100,000.00)

Body

WHEREAS, it is in the city's best interest that the Franklin County Municipal Court receive support for an enhanced probationary service for offenders; and

WHEREAS, funds in an amount up to an amount not to exceed $100,000 is budgeted within the Franklin County Municipal Court Judges Home Incarceration Fund for this contractual agreement; and

WHEREAS, an emergency exists in the usual daily operation of the Franklin County Municipal Court Judges in that it is immediately necessary to authorize a contract and associated expenditures with the Alvis House in order to assure the start of the work release program, thereby preserving the public peace, property, health, safety, and welfare; Now,...

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