SIKESTON - The Southeast Coalition for Roadway Safety is now accepting Law Enforcement Grant applications for the 2014 contract year. Law Enforcement Grants can be used to help cover the cost of overtime and equipment for checkpoints, saturation patrols and law enforcement. Applications will be accepted through Friday, May 31.
Grants are carefully reviewed and awarded based on greatest need and the proposed impact on reducing fatalities and injuries. Verification of a departmental seat belt policy and agency involvement with the Coalition will also be considered.
Applications are available at www.savemolives.com/southeast/resources.html or by request. For more information please contact:
Sandy Taurone - Regional Contact for the Southeast Coalition for Roadway Safety
MoDOT, Southeast Region, 2675 N. Main, P.O. Box 160, Sikeston, MO 63801
Phone: 573-472-5388, Fax: 573-472-5265, E-Mail: Sandra.Taurone@modot.mo.gov
Lt. John R. Davis - Chairman for the Southeast Coalition for Roadway Safety
Cape Girardeau Police Department, 40 S. Sprigg St., Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Phone: 573-335-6621 x1095 E-Mail: JDavis@cityofcapegirardeau.org
The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety is a partnership of safety advocates including law enforcement agencies, health care providers, state and federal government agencies, planning organizations and advocacy groups that work to reduce fatal and serious injury crashes in Missouri. The Southeast Coalition for Roadway Safety covers 25 counties in Southeast Missouri.
For additional information, please visit www.savemolives.com/southeast/index.html.