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File #: ID 20-0018    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 12/12/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 1/21/2020 Final action: 1/21/2020
Title: Ordinance in the Amount of $1,370,370 Amending the Fire Stations Bond Fund (Series 2019) Capital Project Budget
Attachments: 1. 20-0018 ORD F491 FIRE STA AMEND 1-21-20.docx

 

Title

Ordinance in the Amount of $1,370,370 Amending the Fire Stations Bond Fund (Series 2019) Capital Project Budget

 

Body

Council Priority: Promote Public Safety & Reduce Crime 

 

Department: Fire

Council District: All

 

Public Hearing: n/a

Advertising Date/By: n/a

 

Contact 1 and Phone: Bobby Nugent, 373-2297

Contact 2 and Phone: Richard Lusk, 373-2077

 

PURPOSE:

To amend the Fire Stations Bond Fund to fund the new station alerting system to be installed in all 26 fire stations.  

 

BACKGROUND:

On May 21, 2019, City Council authorized establishment of the Fire Stations Bond Fund (Series 2019) for the purpose of funding the replacement of Fire Stations 7 and 56, new fire training facilities and emergency equipment. 

 

BUDGET IMPACT:

Funding for the station alerting system of $1,370,370 will come from a Guilford County contribution of $33,962 and bonds of $1,336,408 issued in FY19-20.

 

RECOMMENDATION / ACTION REQUESTED:

The Fire Department requests City Council approval of the attached budget ordinance amending the Fire Stations Bond Fund (Series 2019) Capital Project Budget, in the amount of $1,370,370.