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File #: 22-0357    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Contract Amendment Status: Approved
File created: 8/9/2022 In control: FPD Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 9/20/2022 Final action: 9/20/2022
Title: PROPOSED CONTRACT AMENDMENT Department(s): Department of Resource Management Vendor: Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation, Dundee, Illinois Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserves of Cook County to extend and increase contract Good(s) or Service(s): Wildlife monitoring and research services Original Contract Period: 3/11/2014 - 12/31/2017; Board Approved Extension 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2022 Proposed Contract Period Extension: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2027 Total Current Contract Amount Authority: $1,440,000.00 Original Approval: 3/11/2014, $640,000.00 Previous Increase(s): 9/12/2017, $800,000.00 This Increase Requested: $800,000.00 Estimated Fiscal Impact: FY 2023 $160,000.00, FY 2024 $160,000.00, FY 2025 $160,000.00, FY 2026 $160,000.00, FY 2027 $160,000.00 Accounts: Professional Services 51031.520840; Grant and Mitigation 51010.521444 and 51010.520840; and all future Professional Services accounts Contract Number(s): #74000002893 Concurrences: The Chief Financial Of...
Indexes: ARNOLD RANDALL, General Superintendent
Attachments: 1. Urban Coyote Research Project
Related files: 17-0228, 14-0121
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PROPOSED CONTRACT AMENDMENT

Department(s): Department of Resource Management

Vendor: Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation, Dundee, Illinois

Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserves of Cook County to extend and increase contract

Good(s) or Service(s): Wildlife monitoring and research services

Original Contract Period: 3/11/2014 - 12/31/2017; Board Approved Extension 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2022

Proposed Contract Period Extension: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2027

Total Current Contract Amount Authority: $1,440,000.00

Original Approval: 3/11/2014, $640,000.00

Previous Increase(s): 9/12/2017, $800,000.00

This Increase Requested: $800,000.00

Estimated Fiscal Impact: FY 2023 $160,000.00, FY 2024 $160,000.00, FY 2025 $160,000.00, FY 2026 $160,000.00, FY 2027 $160,000.00

Accounts: Professional Services 51031.520840; Grant and Mitigation 51010.521444 and 51010.520840; and all future Professional Services accounts

Contract Number(s): #74000002893

Concurrences:
The Chief Financial Officer has approved this item. Final amendment is subject to legal review and approval.

The contract-specific Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise goal for this contract was set to zero.

District(s): Districtwide

Summary: The Forest Preserves has partnered with Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation since 2008 to conduct wildlife field research involving capture/release, data collection, sampling, monitoring, and analysis of wildlife activity. This work supplements the Forest Preserves' understanding of wildlife interactions within the urban environment and assists the Forest Preserves with tracking zoonotic disease transmission between wildlife and human populations. Information gathered through this work is shared throughout the health services community both locally and nationally, including but not limited to the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cook County Department of Animal and Rabies Control, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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