00-0405R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH THE STATE OF MINNESOTA, DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO OPERATE A REGIONAL HAZARDOUS MATERIALS EMERGENCY RESPONSE/CHEMICAL ASSESSMENT TEAM FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $120,000.

BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are authorized and directed to enter into an agreement with the state of Minnesota, department of public safety, filed as Public Document No. ____________, for the operation by the city fire department of a hazardous materials emergency response team for a consideration from the state of not to exceed $120,000, to be deposited in General Fund 100, Agency 100, Org. 1505.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes the Duluth fire department to receive a $120,000 grant from the Minnesota department of public safety so that it can continue to operate our regional hazardous materials emergency response/chemical assessment team. In Resolution 00-0204 the city council already approved of the grant application.