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File #: 22-318    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/21/2022 Departments: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DISTRICT 4
On agenda: 5/3/2022 Final action: 5/3/2022
Title: Measure K: Adopt a resolution authorizing a one-time grant of district-discretionary Measure K funds, not to exceed $35,000, to Beyond Barriers Athletic Foundation for swim scholarships for children in need and subsidize lifeguard training certification classes for youth in North Fair Oaks, East Menlo Park, and East Palo Alto, and authorizing the County Executive, or designee, to execute the grant agreement.
Sponsors: Warren Slocum
Attachments: 1. 20220503_r_BBAF Measure K, 2. 20220503_a_D4_Beyond_Barriers_Athletic_Foundation_agreement_05.03.2022_FINAL.docx.pdf
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Michael P. Callagy, County Executive
Subject: Use of District-Discretionary Measure K Funds - Supervisorial District 4

RECOMMENDATION:
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Measure K: Adopt a resolution authorizing a one-time grant of district-discretionary Measure K funds, not to exceed $35,000, to Beyond Barriers Athletic Foundation for swim scholarships for children in need and subsidize lifeguard training certification classes for youth in North Fair Oaks, East Menlo Park, and East Palo Alto, and authorizing the County Executive, or designee, to execute the grant agreement.

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BACKGROUND:
Measure K is the half-cent general sales tax initially approved by San Mateo County voters in November 2012 and extended in November 2016 for a total of thirty years.

On March 9, 2021, and March 23, 2021, the Board of Supervisors (Board) held study sessions on Measure K expenditures and anticipated revenue for fiscal years (FY) 2021-23. The Board-appointed Measure K sub-committee, consisting of Supervisor Pine and Supervisor Canepa, convened the study sessions to, among other things, work with staff to facilitate the Board's development of Measure K priorities and continuing initiatives for FYs 2021-23. The Board approved $5 million in one-time loans or grants for the FY 2021-23 budget cycle, divided equally among the five supervisorial districts, for district-discretionary needs and projects. District 4 has submitted a request to use their district-discretionary Measure K funds as shown below and described in the Project Summary section of this memorandum:

District/Project
Amount
District 4 (Supervisor Warren Slocum) - Beyond Barriers Athletic Foundation for swim scholarships for children in need in North Fair Oaks, East Menlo Park, and East Palo Alto
$35,000

This item is consistent with the criteria for district-discretionary Measure K funds approved by the Board in December...

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