Staff request council approve the second amended dispatch contract with the City of Parlier for year 2 of the contract.
In February 2019, the Coalinga Police Department began providing dispatch services for the City of Parlier.
On May 21, 2020, the Parlier City Council, reviewed and approved the second amended contract for year 2 of services. In the contract the department asked the City of Parlier to pay and fund the salary to include benefits for a Police Technician position due to the recent raise and reclassification of all non-sworn employees in the police department.
The City of Parlier agreed to fund this position for year 2 at the rate of $104,000.00. This funding will cover the complete cost of the Police Technician position and ensures dispatch services for the City of Parlier for year 2 of the contract.
Council could decide not to approve the contract and stop 911 services for the City of Parlier or continue to accept the current yearly payment of $86,050.00.
V. FISCAL IMPACT:
With the approval of the amended contract the City of Coalinga will receive an annual increase to the general fund in the amount of $17,950.00.