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RESOLUTION ACCEPTING A GRANT FROM THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, TIRE DEFLATOR GRANT, NOT TO EXCEED $3,170 TO BE USED TO FUND THE PURCHASE OF TIRE DEFLATORS.
BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

RESOLVED, that the city is hereby authorized to accept grant monies not to exceed $3,170 from the Minnesota department of public safety, tire deflator grant program, to be used to fund the purchase of 20 tire deflator units.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to execute such agreements as necessary to implement the project on behalf of the Duluth police department. All revenue to be deposited in Fund 215, Agency 200, Org. 2450.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution accepts a grant of $3,170 from the Minnesota department of public safety, tire deflator grant program, to partially fund the purchase of 20 tire deflators and to resolve high speed police pursuits. This grant required a one-to-one match of local funds. Duluth's local match will come from federal law enforcement block grant funds. Attached materials from the grant application and agreement describe the program.