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EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT FY 2019 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Post Date:08/07/2019 1:27 PM

The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program (42 U.S.C.§3751(a)) is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to state and local jurisdictions. JAG funds support all components of the criminal justice system, from multi-jurisdictional drug and gang task forces to crime prevention and domestic violence programs, courts, corrections, treatment, and justice information sharing initiatives. JAG-funded projects may address crime through the provision of services directly to individuals and/or communities and by improving the effectiveness and efficiency of criminal justice systems, processes and procedures.

A public meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at 1:00 p.m., at the Fort Bend County Commissioners Court on the second floor of 401 Jackson Street in Richmond, Texas, to receive comments from the public regarding the County’s application for funds in the amount of $57,855.00.

Visit the News section of the County’s website at www.fortbendcountytx.gov for a summary of the proposed budget allocation. For more information, contact Frances Desmond, Grants Manager, by phone at 281-341-8608 or by email at frances.desmond@fortbendcountytx.gov.

NOTICE
Policy of Non-Discrimination on the Basis of Disability
Fort Bend County does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. The County’s ADA Coordinator is the Director of Facilities Management & Planning, located at 301 Jackson Street, Suite 301, in Richmond, Texas, 77469, telephone 281-238-3090. The Director of Facilities Management & Planning is designated to coordinate compliance with the non-discrimination requirements in Section 35.107 of the Department of Justice regulations. Information concerning the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the rights provided thereunder, are available from the ADA coordinator.

Download this notice: Public Notice 2019 [PDF]


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