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File #: 2020-0056    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent
File created: 1/8/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/11/2020 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): All Commission Districts Vehicle Acceptance - FY18 Homeland Security Grant Program
Indexes: Grant

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Police Services                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): All Commission Districts

Vehicle Acceptance - FY18 Homeland Security Grant Program

Body

 

Information Contact: Mirtha V. Ramos

Phone Number: (770) 724-7433

 

PURPOSE:

•To consider approving receipt of a vehicle from Georgia’s Homeland Security Grant Program/Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA); and
•To consider accepting a 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe from the Georgia Office of Homeland Security/GEMA for use in compliance with the grantor’s requirements; and
•To consider authorizing the Chief Executive Officer to execute the necessary documents.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

The DeKalb County Police Department will dedicate use of the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe in its Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD), Canine Program within the Special Operations Division.  The vehicle has a value of approximately $50,000, and it was purchased utilizing 2018 HSGP EOD K9 (through the state).

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

Match: Not Applicable

Position(s) created:  There are no positions created by this funding.

Effective Dates: Upon Approval

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

•To approve receipt of a vehicle from Georgia’s Homeland Security Grant Program/Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA); and •To accept a 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe from the Georgia Office of Homeland Security/GEMA for use in compliance with the grantor’s requirements; and •To authorize the Chief Executive Officer to execute all the necessary documents.