BRAG takes its role of stewardship over public funding seriously and strives to safeguard the use of taxpayer dollars and ensure the most efficient use of resources.  BRAG is independently audited each year to certify proper financial management practices are in place for each program. BRAG FY2020 Searchable Financial Report

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PURPOSE STATEMENT This guide was developed to help Bear River Association of Governments (BRAG) Weatherization personnel perform their assigned duties to the best of their ability within the guidelines of the Utah State Weatherization Assistance Program. The main purpose of the BRAG Weatherization program is to reduce the energy burden of low-income people by making…

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BEAR RIVER ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENTS FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL POLICES AND INTERNAL CONTROLS December 31, 2009 CONTROL ENVIRONMENT The Bear River Association of Governments (BRAG) has established the following controls to ensure that those charged with governance are actively involved and have significant influence over the entity’s internal control environment and its financial reporting. The makeup…

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RECORDS MANAGEMENT AND RETENTION BRAG is committed to proper maintenance and retention of records. The Public Records Management Act (PRMA), mandates state ownership of government records and requires their effective management (Utah Code 63A-12). Falsifying records, deliberately concealing records, destroying records in bad faith, exploiting confidential information, or otherwise mishandling records is not acceptable. Employees…

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Revised and Re-adopted by the BRAG Governing Board on June 24,2020    BEAR RIVER ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENTS PURCHASING POLICY ARTICLE 1 GENERAL PROVISIONS A. The purposes of this policy are: To ensure fair and equitable treatment of all persons or agencies that wish to, or do conduct business with the Bear River Association of Governments…

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Indirect Cost/Cost Allocation Plan  Fiscal Year 2021 July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021 BRAG History and Purpose The Bear River Association of Governments (BRAG) is a voluntary association of local governments in Box Elder, Cache, and Rich Counties.  The association was formed in 1971 to address problems that extend beyond traditional jurisdictional boundaries and…

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BRAG is seeking professional assistance in performing an in-depth study of the economic impacts of the Bear Lake on surrounding communities and the States of Idaho and Utah. Further information can be found here: RFP_Bear_Lake_10-2-2020 Submission Deadline: Nov. 6, 2020 at 5 PM MST Submit Proposal: By e-mail to brianc@brag.utah.gov, or by mail to 170…

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BRAG is hiring two Heritage Specialists to provide support to the regional Bear River Heritage Area of northern Utah and southeastern Idaho. Applications are due by 5:00 p.m., November 27th, 2020. Heritage Specialist 10-26-20

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PERSONNEL POLICIES FOR BEAR RIVER ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENTS Adopted by the BRAG Governing Board June 24, 2020 BRAG Personnel Policy Table of Contents Chapter 1: Organizational Structure & Expectations Organizational Structure ………………………………………………………………………………….. 1.1 Open Door ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1.2 Conflict of Interests…………………………………………………………………………………………. 1.3 Speaking to the Media …………………………………………………………………………………….. 1.4 Client Confidentiality……………………………………………………………………………………….. 1.5 Public Access to Records ……………………………………………………………………………………

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