City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
191753

Requesting acceptance of a $140,494 grant from FEMA's Assistance to Firefighters program, for the Fire Dept. to meet new FCC radio requirements.

Information

Department:FireSponsors:
Category:Mayor's RequestPurposes:Grant/Gift

Attachments

  1. KMBT35020110711123652

Official Text

To the Honorable Board:

 

I respectfully request that your Honorable Board accept a FEMA grant in the amount of $175,617.00.  The federal portion of the grant is 80% ($140,494.00).  The grant will be used by the fire department to comply with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) narrow banding mandatory requirements.

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

Joseph A. Curtatone

Mayor

Meeting History

Jul 14, 2011 7:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting
RESULT:REFERRED FOR RECOMMENDATION
Aug 23, 2011 6:00 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting
RESULT:APPROVED
Aug 25, 2011 7:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting
RESULT:APPROVED