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Sponsored by: Hunt <br /> CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br /> RESOLUTION 2012 -039 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEWARD, <br /> ALASKA, ACCEPTING THE 2012 VOLUNTEER FIRE ASSISTANCE (VFA) <br /> GRANT IN THE AMOUNT OF $12,066.30 AND AUTHORIZING THE 10% <br /> MATCHING FUNDS OF $1,206.63 AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS <br /> WHEREAS, The Seward Volunteer Fire Department applied for and was awarded a <br /> Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA) grant from the Department of Natural Resources in the amount of <br /> $12,066.30; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City is required to provide a ten percent cash match, which means the City <br /> will spend $1,206.63 in local funds as a condition of the grant, and these funds have been identified <br /> within the 2012 Fire Department budget; and <br /> WHEREAS, the grant must be used for purchasing equipment as identified in the grant <br /> application (including: fire hose, positive pressure vent fan, 3 -way valved manifold, float -a -pump <br /> and remote area lighting) for a total project value of $13,272.93; and <br /> WHEREAS, these purchases will better equip the Fire Department to continue providing <br /> rw <br /> the firefighters with maximum protection and interoperability while protecting the lives and property <br /> of the citizens of Seward, and will fulfill our commitment to the Department of Natural Resources <br /> through our mutual aid agreement. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY <br /> OF SEWARD, ALASKA that: <br /> Section 1. The 2012 Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA) grant award in the amount of <br /> $12,066.30 is hereby accepted and appropriated to Account No. 101 -1221 along with the required <br /> cash match of $1,206.63. The Volunteer Fire Assistance Grant project will be coded to 101 -1221 - <br /> 5460 -0000. <br /> Section 2. The $13,272.93 purchase will consist of: XL800 Double Jacket Fire Hose, <br /> Positive Pressure Vent Fan, 3 -Way Valved Manifold, High Pressure Float -A -Pump and Pelican <br /> Remote Area Lighting for firefighting, as stated on the grant request. <br /> Section 3. This resolution shall take effect immediately upon its adoption. <br /> fir.. <br />