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This resolution was postponed and not brought back to council (as far as the Clerk's <br />staff could tell). <br />Sponsored by: Shealy <br />CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br />RESOLUTION 2004-04 <br />A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEW , <br />ALASKA, AUTHORIZING THE SEWARD FIRE DEPARTME TO <br />PURCHASE 40 SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARAT WITH <br />ACCESSORIES THROUGH EAGLE ENTERPRISES ;' <br />WHEREAS, the Seward Fire Department has the need to repl e the 40 0 ,mismatched <br />SCBA's (self-contained breathing apparatus) currently being used b the fire f ters; and <br />WHEREAS, after many years of trying to purchase S A's t ugh funding of Capitol <br />Projects and applying for the Fire Act Grants, with no succe ;and <br />WHEREAS, during the 2004 budget work sessi s fun were allocated that would afford <br />the Fire Department the opportunity to purchase 4 (m be 5 CBA's; and <br />WHEREAS, it was asked during the bu get ork sessions, if there were other funding <br />programs that could be developed; and <br />WHEREAS, a specific set of crit a as established taking into consideration the units <br />compatibility with our neighboring dep is for mutual aid, easy of use for our fire fighters, in- <br />state resources for maintenance and r a' s as well as cost per unit; and <br />WHEREAS, we contact vendors representing 4 different SCBA manufacturers and <br />requested price quotes accordi o our specific criteria; and <br />WHEREAS, after tensive research we chose Scott Air packs from Eagle Enterprises as <br />best suiting our criteria a per City Code 6.10.130 feel it is in the public best interest to purchase <br />the SCBA's from this v ndor; and <br />WHEREA ,our research also provided several opportunities for lease purchase of 40 <br />complete SCBA' ,and <br />WH AS, the annual cost of such a lease purchase for the 40 air packs would only be <br />about $12 0 higher than the funds approved for FY 2004 safety equipment purchase ($15,000 <br />account -1220-5465). <br />~OW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY <br />OF WARD, ALASKA that: <br />Section 1. City Council will approve the order to be placed for 40 Scott SCBA's and <br />itional accessories through Eagle Enterprises not to exceed $149,975. <br />