City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
191262

II.6 Requesting acceptance of a grant up to $25,000 from the Boston Mayor's Office of Emergency Management to the Fire Dept. for its participation in Operation Urban Shield.

Information

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

Attachments

  1. KMBT35020110425143301

Body

To the Honorable Board:

 

I respectfully request that your Honorable Board accept a grant up to $25,000.00 from the Boston Mayor's Office of Emergency Management  through the Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) grant funding.  The funds will be used to support our participation in Operation Urban Shield.  Operation Urban Shield is a multi-jurisdictional, multi-disciplinary exercise testing response capabilities to natural and man made disasters.

 

My staff will be available to answer any questions that you may have.

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

Joseph A. Curtatone

Mayor

Meeting History

Apr 28, 2011 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:REFERRED FOR RECOMMENDATION
May 10, 2011 6:00 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting

Deputy Chief Sullivan explained what the funds would be used for.

RESULT:APPROVED
May 12, 2011 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:APPROVED