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File #: O-376-21    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Approved
File created: 6/14/2021 In control: Information & Communications Technology Department
On agenda: 7/20/2021 Final action: 7/20/2021
Title: Authorizing the mayor to donate and/or dispose of retired electronic equipment through an agreement with PCs for People or similar firms, establishing a program that will allow the City of Toledo to Donate usable components and arrange for the responsible destruction or recycling of unusable components; and declaring an emergency.

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Donation & Disposal of Retired Electronic Devices ICT

Matt Mackowiak 419-464-6741

Anne Bennett 419-245-1493

 

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Authorizing the mayor to donate and/or dispose of retired electronic equipment through an agreement with PCs for People or similar firms, establishing a program that will allow the City of Toledo to Donate usable components and arrange for the responsible destruction or recycling of unusable components; and declaring an emergency.

 

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SUMMARY & BACKGROUND:

The 2021 capital budget allows for the purchase of new equipment to replace older and no longer supported computer equipment. The purpose of this legislation is to allow ICT to donate or recycle retired equipment through an agreements with PCs for People or similar firms.

 

The fiscal impact of this ordinance is as follows:

-                     The amount of funds requested: $0.

-                     The expenditure budget line item:                     NA

-                     New revenue generated (operational revenue, grants, if any): 0.

-                     Revenue budget line item (if any):

-                     Are funds budgeted in the current fiscal year (yes/no)? NA

-                     Is this a capital project (yes/no)?  No.

-                     If yes, is it new or existing (new/existing)? new.

-                     What section of the City’s Strategic Plan does this support:

o                     Excellence in Basic Services (yes/no) No.

o                     Quality Community Investment (Livable City, Development) Yes.

o                     Workplace Culture & Customer Service (yes/no) yes.

o                     Environment (yes/no) Yes

 

Summary

NOW, THEREFORE, Be it ordained by the Council of the City of Toledo:

 

          SECTION 1.                     That the mayor is authorized to enter into an agreement with PCs for People or similar firms to accept the donation of retired computer equipment under such terms and conditions also deemed appropriate by the Director of ICT and the Director of Law.

 

           SECTION 2.                      That this Council finds it in the best interest of the city to waive the disposal of such equipment per TMC Chapter 187 for the reason that the donation will benefit citizens that may not be able to attain such computer equipment.

 

SECTION 3    That this Ordinance is declared to be an emergency measure and shall be in force and effect from and after its passage. Emergency passage is requested as an adjustment to the revised council calendar.

 

                     Vote on emergency clause:  yeas _____, nays _____.

 

                     Passed:  _________________, as an emergency measure:  yeas _____, nays _____.

 

 

Attest:  ________________________                                              __________________________________

                            Clerk of Council                                                                           President of Council

 

                     

Approved:  _____________________                                          __________________________________

                                                                                                                                                                                                   Mayor

 

 

                     I hereby certify that the above is a true and correct copy of an Ordinance passed by Council ________________________.

 

 

Attest:  ________________________

                    Clerk of Council