City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
191879

12.B Requesting an appropriation of $232,000 from the Capital Projects Stabilization Fund to purchase 8 Ford Tauruses for police cruisers.

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Department:Auditing & PayrollSponsors:
Category:Mayor's RequestFunctions:Appropriation/Budget

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To the Honorable Board:

 

I respectfully request an appropriation of $232,000 from the Capital Projects Stabilization Fund for the purchase of 8 Ford Tauruses to be used as police cruisers. 

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

Respectfully,

 

Joseph A. Curtatone

Mayor

Meeting History

Aug 25, 2011 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:REFERRED FOR RECOMMENDATION
Dec 14, 2011 6:00 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting

Chief Pasquarello discussed the need for these vehicles, noting that each of the vehicles being replaced have in excess of 90,000 miles on them. The vehicles being replaced will either be sold as surplus or used in high visibility areas.

RESULT:APPROVED
Dec 20, 2011 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:APPROVED. [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Bruce M. Desmond, Dennis M. Sullivan, William A. White Jr., William M. Roche, Maryann M. Heuston, Sean T. O’Donovan, Rebekah L. Gewirtz, Robert C. Trane
ABSENT:John M. Connolly, Thomas F. Taylor, Walter F. Pero