Recently, CEO Steve Samuelian, Director of Operations Dan Rodriguez, and Director of Communications Shasta Bell attended the Annual Management Meeting held at City Club Los Angeles.
California Consulting announces the release of the CalTrans: Local Roadway Safety Plan (LRSP) and Systemic Safety Analysis Report Program (SSARP).
CalTrans: Local Roadway Safety Plan (LRSP) and Systemic Safety Analysis Report Program (SSARP)
Deadline: First come First Served Basis – No deadline
Amount: Up to $72,000
Match: Minimum of 10%
Eligibility: Local agencies – i.e. County, RTPA, MPO
A total of $10 million from the Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) was set aside and exchanged for state funds to assist local agencies developing their safety plans. Each applicant may have up to $72,000 of state funds. The funds will be awarded to the applicants on a “first come first serve” basis. There is no application deadline. Caltrans will continue to accept applications as long as the funding is available. Safety plans can include evaluation and identification of dangerous traffic conditions (with frequent and/or severe collisions), mapping, traffic counts (any/all modes), countermeasure selection, and community engagement or other safety plan activities. In future rounds of HSIP funding, an LRSP or SSARP will be required.
If you or your entity would like Califonria Consulting to write this application, please contact our office at 323-728-9002.
State Superintendent Thurmond Announces Federal Emergency Grants for Schools and Students Impacted by 2018 Wildfires and Emergency Incidents
SACRAMENTO-State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond announced today that the California Department of Education (CDE) will receive more than $21 million in federal disaster recovery grants to help students and schools impacted by wildfires and related events in 2018.
“We are thankful for the federal assistance and grateful for the hard work by our educators in pursuing and securing this additional support for our students,” said Thurmond.
The 2019 Immediate Aid to Restart School Operations (Restart) program will fund $16.5 million of the awarded grants. The CDE will distribute Restart funding to California local educational agencies (LEAs) to assist with expenses related to the restart of school operations following 2018 disasters, including the Carr Fire and Camp Fire. Eligible expenses include school operational needs as well as education and support services, such as hiring additional staff to provide behavioral or counseling services for students and staff.
The 2019 Temporary Emergency Impact Aid for Displaced Students (EIA) grant will fund the remaining $4.5 million to reimburse LEAs for educating students who were displaced as a result of an eligible disaster or emergency.
The U.S. Department of Education awards these grants to state education agencies, which then distribute the funds to local school districts and nonpublic schools. The CDE worked closely with affected LEAs and nonpublic schools to identify the scope of California’s Restart and EIA funding requests this fall.
More information about LEA resources related to response and recovery associated with natural disasters and emergency incidents can be found on the CDE School Disaster Recovery website.
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The California Department of Education is a state agency led by State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond. For more information, please visit the California Department of Education’s website. You may also follow Superintendent Thurmond on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.
California Consulting CEO, Steve Samuelian and Project Manager Adel Hsu attended the OCBC Holiday Event at Andrei’s in Irvine CA.
California Consulting is honored that Alum Rock Unified School District has asked us to provide grant writing services. We look forward to collaborating with the District to help turn their vision into their legacy. Thank you Alum Rock USD!
California Consulting CEO, Steve Samuelian and Statewide Senior Director Mary Galvan attended the Los Angeles County Division, League of California Cities and the Contract Cities wonderful holiday reception at the California Club. The event was attended by 250+ local elected and appointed officials. California Consulting is proud to provide grant writing services for many cities in L.A. County. The program included welcoming comments from L.A. League Division President Juan Garza and Contract Cities President Sandra Armenta. California Consulting is pleased to serve as a “League Partner” of the League of California Cities. Congratulations to the organizers for hosting such a successful event. #Grants #GrantWriting
California Consulting is pleased to release our Most Popular Municipal Grants List for December 2019. Please click the link to view. https://conta.cc/2Pe2lIy
CC INC is honored that El Dorado Union High School District has asked us to provide grant writing services.
We look forward to collaborating with the district to help transform their vision into their legacy.
Thank you, El Dorado Union High School District!