Interlocal Agreement Pre-Trial Diversion Program THIS AGREEMENT, made and entered into by and between the county of Lancaster, Nebraska, hereinafter called the "county," and the city of Lincoln, Nebraska, a municipal corporation, hereinafter called the "city," for the purpose of providing for the funding of the Pre- Trial Diversion Program. WHEREAS, Chapter 23, Article 22, R.R.S. 1943, permits units of local government in the state of Nebraska to cooperate with one another for the purpose of jointly exercising governmental authority and responsibilities which they share in common; and WHEREAS, a special committee called the jail study committee has been set up to study problems of housing and rehabilitation of criminals in Lancaster county; and WHEREAS, the jail study committee has recommended that a Pre-Trial Diversion Program be established in Lancaster county; and WHEREAS, a grant application will be proposed to the Nebraska Commission on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice to fund such a program; and WHEREAS, in keeping with the recommendations of the jail study committee and the funding requirements for the proposed grant application, the city and the county desire to participate in the funding of such program. NOW, THEREFORE, it is mutually agreed by the between the parties as follows: 1. That the purpose of this agreement shall be to provide the necessary local funding for a LEAA grant application for the Pre-Trial Diversion Program. 2. That the duration of this agreement shall be three (3) years, beginning on the 1st day of June, 1975, subject to the termination provisions in Article 4. 3. That the local funding for each year of the three (3) year agreement shall be provided by the city and the county on an equal basis. 4. That either the city council or the county board after reviewing the progress of the Pre-Trial Diversion Program may terminate participation in the funding of the program at the end of each year of the program's fiscal year, provided that at least ninety (90) days written notice is given in advance of the end of such fiscal year. 5. That any employees hired through the agreed upon funding shall be considered county employees. 6. That no real property shall be acquired through the agreed upon funding and at the termination of this agreement all personal property and any unencumbered balance existing in the budget of the Pre-Trial Diversion Program shall be dispersed according to applicable conditions of the grant award agreement. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the county and the city have cause this agreement to be executed by their duly authorized officers as of the dates below indicated. Executed by the City this 8th day of April, 1975. (City Resolution No. A-61720; March 31, 1975: County Resolution 1E-1464; April 1, 1975).
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