To help ensure that they meet the grant requirements established in the Government Code, counties should encourage eligible local governments to submit multiple applications so that the benefit committees can choose appropriate projects while ensuring that local governments are awarded the amount defined in law.
Public notices for the Spring 2013 grant funding cycle did include the suggestion that entities are encourgaed to submit multiple applications. As a result of this suggestion in the public notice, one entitity did submit a second appllication for mitigation funding.
Public notices for the next grant funding cycle will include the suggestion of submitting multiple applications.
Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.