Boating Safety & Enforcement Equipment Grant Program (BSEE)

BSEE 2020/2021 GRANT APPLICATION & APPLICANT WORKSHOP

Applications for the BSEE 2020/2021 grant cycle will be accepted in OLGA March 16 – April 30, 2020. DBW is hosting a 2-hour applicant workshop on Thursday April 2 from 10 am – 12 pm to provide an overview of the new grant application and scoring criteria/matrix and recommendations for writing a competitive application. The workshop may be accessed both in person at DBW’s headquarters at 1 Capitol Mall #500, Sacramento, and via teleconference for those who would like to attend remotely. The workshop will also be recorded and available for those unable to attend the live presentation. To RSVP or learn more about BSEE, contact Johanna Naughton at johanna.naughton@parks.ca.gov.

 

ABOUT THE BSEE GRANT

Division of Boating and Waterways (DBW) provides grants to local government agencies to purchase boating safety and law enforcement equipment through the Boating Safety and Enforcement Equipment Grant Program (BSEE).


WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Local government agencies who can demonstrate a need for boating safety and law enforcement equipment pursuant to the application assessment criteria. Grants are for local boating safety and law enforcement only.


EXAMPLES OF ALLOWABLE MARINE PATROL ENFORCEMENT EQUIPMENT:

     ·Law Enforcement Patrol Boats
     ·Marine Patrol Equipment
     ·Personal Watercraft (PWC)
     ·Search and Rescue Equipment
     ·Dive Gear
     ·Engines, repowers and replacements

Level of Assistance: Up to 100% of eligible costs. Based on the portion of time the equipment will be used for boating safety and enforcement activities.

 

GranteeEquipment FundedGrant Amount
Alameda County Sheriff GPS/Radar/Sonar Equipment and Radios $28,450
City of Pittsburg Waterfront Stretcher, Floatation Collar and Dewatering Pump $5,060
Colusa County Sheriff Engine Replacement $20,700
El Dorado County Sheriff Patrol Boat $100,000
Fresno County Sheriff Patrol Boat, Repaint and Dry Suits $120,699
Imperial County Sheriff Patrol Boat $87,320
Kern County Sheriff Patrol Boat $90,000
Los Angeles County Sheriff Miscellaneous Equipment $68,725
Placer County Sheriff Miscellaneous Equipment $67,604
Port San Luis Harbor District Patrol Boat $150,000
Sacramento County Sheriff Miscellaneous Equipment $23,753
San Francisco Police Department Engine Replacement $65,828
San Mateo Harbor District Electronic for Patrol Boat $73,419
Shasta County Sheriff Patrol Boat $89,500
Tulare County Sheriff Patrol Boat $92,633
Yolo County Sheriff Miscellaneous Equipment $27,219
Total Funded   $1,110,910