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File #: 1290-2021    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 5/19/2021 In control: Public Safety Committee
On agenda: 6/7/2021 Final action: 6/10/2021
Title: To authorize the Director of Public Safety to enter into a contract with KFT Fire Trainer LLC for the repair and preventative maintenance of the Columbus Division of Fire's Burn Building located in Fire's Training Complex; to authorize the expenditure of $30,078.00 from the Safety Voted Bond Fund; to authorize the expenditure of $16,774.00 from the General Fund; and to declare an emergency. ($46,852.00)
Attachments: 1. burn building coding
Explanation
BACKGROUND:
This legislation authorizes the Director of Public Safety to enter into a contract with KFT Fire Trainer LLC for the repair and preventative maintenance of the Columbus Division of Fire's Burn Building located in the Fire Training Complex. The Burn Building is used extensively by the Training Bureau for live fire training, and the props used in the current Burn Building are in need of extensive repair/replacement.
EMERGENCY DESIGNATION: Emergency action is requested as funds are needed immediately so that the repairs on the Burn Building can commence upon passage of this ordinance and confirmation of the purchase order.
FISCAL IMPACT: Funds exist within Public Safety's Capital Improvement Budget, Facilities Renovations Project and General Fund for the repairs and preventative maintenance of the Burn Building, respectively.
Title
To authorize the Director of Public Safety to enter into a contract with KFT Fire Trainer LLC for the repair and preventative maintenance of the Columbus Division of Fire's Burn Building located in Fire's Training Complex; to authorize the expenditure of $30,078.00 from the Safety Voted Bond Fund; to authorize the expenditure of $16,774.00 from the General Fund; and to declare an emergency. ($46,852.00)
Body
WHEREAS, a need exists within the Fire Division to enter into a contract for the repair and preventative maintenance of the Division of Fire's Burn Building located in Fire's Training Complex; and,
WHEREAS, it is necessary to authorize the Director of Public Safety to enter into a contract for the aforementioned repairs and preventative maintenance; and,
WHEREAS, an emergency exists in the usual daily operation of the Department of Public Safety, Division of Fire, in that it is immediately necessary to authorize this purchase from the Safety Voted Bond and General Fund, for the immediate preservation of the public health, peace, property, safety, and welfare; now, therefore:
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL ...

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