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File #: O-516-21    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Approved
File created: 9/20/2021 In control: Police Operations Department
On agenda: 10/12/2021 Final action: 10/12/2021
Title: Authorizing the Mayor to accept equipment valued at $29,628.94 from a Region 1 grant through Lucas County EMA; and declaring an emergency.
Attachments: 1. Audio: Agenda Review 10/5/2021
Label
Lucas County EMA Equipment Grant
Toledo Police Department
Lt. James Brown (x3203)
Revised

Title
Authorizing the Mayor to accept equipment valued at $29,628.94 from a Region 1 grant through Lucas County EMA; and declaring an emergency.

Body
SUMMARY & BACKGROUND:
The Toledo Police Department / Northwest Ohio Bomb Squad is an FBI accredited Bomb Squad. The Bomb Squad currently has self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) systems that were acquired in March 2003. The equipment is end of life and needs to be replaced. The new SCBA provided by Lucas County EMA will assist in the sustainment of the Northwest Ohio Bomb Squad's current capabilities and enhance the safety of Bomb Squad personnel.

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): NA
- Are funds budgeted in the current fiscal year (yes/no)?: NA.
- Is this a capital project (yes/no)? NA.
- If yes, is it new or existing (new/existing)? NA.
- What section of the City's Strategic Plan does this support:
o Excellence in Basic Services (yes/no) Yes.
o Quality Community Investment (Livable City, Development) (yes/no) No.
o Workplace Culture & Customer Service (yes/no) Yes.
o Environment (yes/no) No.

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

SECTION 1. That the Mayor is authorized to accept SCBA equipment from Lucas County EMA valued at $29,628.94.

SECTION 2. That this Ordinance is declared to be an emergency measure and shall be in force and effect from and after its passage. The reason for the emergency lies in the fact that this ordinance is necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, safety and property.





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