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File #: RES 19-1922    Version: 1 Name: 2018 AFG Grant Acceptance
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 11/6/2019
Title: Authorizing the Fire Department to accept the 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) in the amount of $341,113.63 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for training for firefighters.
Sponsors: Amy Brendmoen
Attachments: 1. RES 18-1768.pdf, 2. EMW-2018-FO-05682 - Award Package.pdf

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Authorizing the Fire Department to accept the 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) in the amount of $341,113.63 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for training for firefighters.

 

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WHEREAS, the Fire Department would like to accept the 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to provide RIT training and fire ground training for firefighters; and

 

WHEREAS, the total grant amount provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) would be $375,225 of which the federal government would provide $341,113.63 for the training; and

 

WHEREAS, the grant requires a 10% match of $34,111.37 which would be paid from 10022210 - Fire Operations over the grant period of performance; and

 

WHEREAS, the Fire Department was given permission to apply for this grant on RES 18-1768 which was approved on November 7, 2018, now, therefore be it

 

RESOLVED, tha the City Council accepts the 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant and authorizes the proper city officials to sign such documents needed to accept the money

 

 

 

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