AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

Meeting Date:           July 25, 2011

 

From:                          Kevin R. Bowman, Fire Chief

 

Subject:                      Resolution authorizing acceptance of a matching grant from the Florida Department of Health to purchase a LifePak 15 Monitor / Defibrillator not to exceed the cost of $30,737.33.

 

 

Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends acceptance of the Florida Department of Health  grant to  purchase a

LifePak 15 Monitor / Defibrillator.

 

Analysis:

The Fire Department currently has four LifePak 12 monitor/defibrillators.  They are   all

over ten years old and near the end of their functional life.  This grant will allow the Fire

Department to replace one of these machines.

 

Options:

1.  Accept the Florida Department of Health grant, or;

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate

 

Fiscal Impact

The total cost is $30,737.33.  The grant  is a 75% and 25% matching grant.    The   Florida

Department of Health will provide  $23,053 and the City of   Leesburg will be  responsible

for $7,684.33.  Funds are available in the FY 2010 – 2011 budget for the match.  A budget

adjustment will be necessary to add the additional revenue and expense into the current

budget.

 

Submission Date and Time:    7/22/2011 5:24 PM____

 

Department: ______________________

Prepared by:  ______________________                     

Attachments:         Yes____   No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required ______                     

Dates:   __________________________                     

Attorney Review :       Yes___  No ____

                                                

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Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________

 

Finance  Dept. _______JB_________                                     

                              

Deputy C.M. ___________________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ___________________

 

Account No. 001-0000-334-22-00__

 

Project No. __EMS003__________

 

WF No. ______________________

 

Budget  ______________________

 

Available _____________________


 

RESOLUTION NO.____________

 

RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA AUTHORIZING ACCEPTANCE OF A MATCHING GRANT FROM THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PURCHASE A LIFEPAK 15 MONITOR / DEFIBRILLATOR OF $23,053.00 AND A CITY OF LEESBURG MATCH ON $7,684.33, NOT TO EXCEED $30,737.33; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.   

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:

 

            THAT the Fire Department is authorized to accept a grant from the Florida Department of Health whose address is BEMS Grant Program, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C18, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1738, for a 75% and 25% matching grant.

 

             THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.

 

PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the 25th day of July, 2011

 

 

 

                                                                            _________________________________

                                                                             Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

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City Clerk