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File #: 19-0493    Version: 1 Name: University of Illinois Extension, Champaign, Illinois
Type: Intergovernmental Agreement Status: Approved
File created: 12/9/2019 In control: FPD Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 12/17/2019 Final action: 12/17/2019
Title: PROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT Department: Department of Conservation and Experiential Programming Other Part(ies): University of Illinois Extension, Champaign, Illinois Request: Authorization to enter into Intergovernmental Agreement with the University of Illinois Extension and make quarterly payments of $56,250.00 on contract Goods or Services: Environmental education and outreach services Agreement Number: #740000007201 Agreement Period: 1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020 Fiscal Impact: $225,000.00 Accounts: Corporate Fund 51001.700005 District(s): Districtwide Summary: The University of Illinois Extension (the "Extension") will provide educational and public outreach programs, thus significantly expanding educational opportunities for youth and adult populations within Cook County, including the Conservation@Home program. The Extension will also provide professional training workshops for Forest Preserves of Cook County (the "Forest Preserves") staff in numerous ...
Indexes: ARNOLD RANDALL, General Superintendent

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PROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT

 

Department:  Department of Conservation and Experiential Programming

 

Other Part(ies): University of Illinois Extension, Champaign, Illinois

 

Request: Authorization to enter into Intergovernmental Agreement with the University of Illinois Extension and make quarterly payments of $56,250.00 on contract

 

Goods or Services: Environmental education and outreach services

 

Agreement Number:  #740000007201 

 

Agreement Period:  1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020 

 

Fiscal Impact:  $225,000.00

 

Accounts: Corporate Fund 51001.700005

 

District(s): Districtwide 

 

Summary: The University of Illinois Extension (the “Extension”) will provide educational and public outreach programs, thus significantly expanding educational opportunities for youth and adult populations within Cook County, including the Conservation@Home program. The Extension will also provide professional training workshops for Forest Preserves of Cook County (the “Forest Preserves”) staff in numerous departments and assist in growing the number of Master Naturalists and Master Gardeners that volunteer with the Forest Preserves. The Forest Preserves of Cook County Conservation and Experiential Programming staff will oversee the contract and will work with the Extension staff to coordinate and direct these educational activities as well as on specific projects related to the Next Century Conservation Plan as outlined in their Scope of Work. The Forest Preserves has had an ongoing and positive partnership with the Extension since 2013.

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