About the Grants/Contracts Unit

The unit is staffed with a Police Grants Coordinator who is responsible for: 

  • Administering and managing Federal grants and contracts between City departments/divisions and grantees; 
  • Researching and assessing the suitability of available grant funding opportunities utilizing resources including the internet, notifications from local, state and Federal agencies and various publications;
  • Recommending and preparing grant applications and related documents;
  • Developing Requests for Proposal (RFP’s), reviewing proposals and making recommendations for grant funds;
  • Monitoring grants awarded to departments/divisions for compliance;
  • Creating contracts, staff reports, financial reports and oral presentations for Mayor, City Council and staff;
  • Reviewing and auditing summary reports, compiling and analyzing statistical data to develop conclusions and making recommendations;
  • Providing grant information and assistance to organizations and inquiring citizens;
  • Establishing, maintaining and copying files for grants awarded.
  1. Police Grant Coordinator