Baldwin County, Alabama
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File #: 19-2204    Version: 1
Agenda section: Consent Status: Passed
File created: 10/8/2019 Meeting type: Baldwin County Commission Regular
On agenda: 10/15/2019 Final action: 10/15/2019
Agenda item title: BRATS - Request for Baldwin Regional Area Transit System Transit Service from the Fairhope Health and Rehab Facility to the Grimes Fish Nursery in Stapleton, Alabama
Attachments: 1. 2019-9-30 Transit Request

Meeting Type:   BCC Regular Meeting

Meeting Date:  10/15/2019

Item Status:   New

From: Wayne Dyess, County Administrator
Matthew Brown, BRATS Director of Transportation

Submitted by:  Amanda Thweatt, Scheduler

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ITEM TITLE

Title

BRATS - Request for Baldwin Regional Area Transit System Transit Service from the Fairhope Health and Rehab Facility to the Grimes Fish Nursery in Stapleton, Alabama

Body

 

STAFF RECOMMENDATION

Recommendation

Approve the use of one (1) Baldwin Regional Area Transit System (BRATS) bus for transporting approximately ten (10) individuals to the Grimes Fish Nursery in Stapleton, Alabama on Saturday, October 19, 2019.  The cost of the transportation will be approximately $316.00 paid for by the Fairhope Health and Rehab Facility.

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BACKGROUND INFORMATION

 

Previous Commission action/date:  N/A.

 

Background:  Mrs. Almore contacted Baldwin Regional Area Transit System (BRATS) on Monday, September 30, 2019 requesting transportation for the Fairhope Health and Rehab Facility to attend a fishing event at the Grimes Fish Nursery in Stapleton, Alabama on Saturday, October 19, 2019.  The cost of this transportation will be approximately $316.00 paid for by Fairhope Health and Rehab.  This trip is permitted under the Federal charter regulations because it falls within the Program Purpose Exemption with the FTA regulations.  BRATS has reviewed its staffing levels and will be able to accommodate the trip. 

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

 

Total cost of recommendation:  $316.00 - to be fully reimbursed by Fairhope Health and Rehab

 

Budget line item(s) to be used:  N/A

 

If this is not a budgeted expenditure, does the recommendation create a need for funding?  N/A

 

LEGAL IMPACT

 

Is legal review necessary for this staff recommendation and related documents? 

N/A

 

Reviewed/approved by:  N/A

 

Additional comments:  N/A

 

ADVERTISING REQUIREMENTS

 

Is advertising required for this recommendation?  N/A

 

If the proof of publication affidavit is not attached, list the reason: N/A

 

FOLLOW UP IMPLEMENTATION

 

For time-sensitive follow up, select deadline date for follow up:   Event date of Saturday, October 19, 2019.

 

Individual(s) responsible for follow up:  BRATS Staff

 

Action required (list contact persons/addresses if documents are to be mailed or emailed):  BRATS staff will coordinate, schedule, and bill for transit service.

 

Additional instructions/notes:  N/A