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File #: 2022-1263    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent
File created: 2/10/2022 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/22/2022 Final action: 2/22/2022
Title: Commission District(s): 5 and 7 Complete the purchase of 3.6 acres of land to construct Fire Station No. 27.

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Chief Executive Office                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): 5 and 7

Complete the purchase of 3.6 acres of land to construct Fire Station No. 27.

 

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Information Contact: Zachary L. Williams, Chief Operating Officer/Executive Assistant

Phone Number: (404) 371-2174

 

PURPOSE:

To purchase 3.6 acres of land located at 7558 Pleasant Hill Road, Lithonia, Georgia to construct a new fire station as identified in SPLOST Program Category 2A.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

The Fire Rescue Department has identified Fire Station No. 27 as a new fires station needed to improve service in the County and improve the ISO rating for this area of the County.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

SPLOST Program Category 2A funding will be used to cover the purchase price and associated costs, with a purchase price of $120,000.

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

Approve the purchase of 3.6 acres of land located at 7558 Pleasant Hill Road, Lithonia, Georgia to construct a new fire station as identified in SPLOST Program Category 2A and upon the satisfactory/successful completion of due diligence, authorize the CEO to execute all necessary documents, including a Purchase and Sale Agreement in a form acceptable to the County Attorney.