A Resolution for Permission to Apply for a FEMA Assistant to Firefighters Grant
WHEREAS, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, (AFG) is currently accepting applications for the fiscal year 2018. The funding is for vehicles, equipment, fire station modifications, and training.
WHEREAS, the City of Asbury Park and City of Asbury Park Fire Department desires to apply for this grant for the funding of equipment; the grant requires a five percent (5%) match from the City of Asbury Park for the grantee’s shared portion of the grant.
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Mayor and City Council of the City of Asbury Park that, the City of Asbury Park Fire Department is hereby authorized to submit a grant application to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG) for the funding of the breathing air compressor, fill station and installation not to exceed $80,000 and a City share of $4,000.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the City Manager, Chief Financial Officer, and Fire Chief of the City of Asbury Park.
|MOVER:||Yvonne Clayton, Councilmember|
|SECONDER:||Jesse Kendle, Councilmember|
|AYES:||Yvonne Clayton, Jesse Kendle, Amy Quinn, John Moor|