00-0557R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH LAKE SUPERIOR COLLEGE, TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL TRAINING SERVICES FOR THE FIRE DEPARTMENT, ESTIMATED AT $17,500.

BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to provide hazardous materials training; and

WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a trainer to provide the hazardous materials workshop services required to train fire department personnel; and

WHEREAS, Lake Superior College has submitted a proposal for hazardous materials training services in connection with this project.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement with Lake Superior College to provide the city with such training services.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said training services, estimated at $17,500, will be payable from the General Fund 100, Dept./Agency 100, Organization 1505, Object 5319.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the training of fire department personnel in hazardous materials, i.e., tank truck emergency response for the fire department by Lake Superior College payable from Fund 100, Agency/Dept. 100, Object 5319. The estimated budget for this training is $17,500. The appropriation unit has $38,724.82 uncommitted and available for this expense. Bid No. 00-0658