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File #: 15-0403    Version: 1 Name: Fiscal Year 2015, Urban Search and Rescue Grant
Type: City Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/2/2015 In control: Meeting of the Oakland City Council
On agenda: 1/5/2016 Final action: 1/5/2016
Title: Subject: Fiscal Year 2015, Urban Search And Rescue Grant From: Oakland Fire Department Recommendation: Adopt A Resolution: (1) Authorizing The City Administrator Or Her Designee To (A) Enter Into A Grant Cooperative Agreement With The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) To Accept And Appropriate Federal FEMA Funds For The Period September 30, 2015 To September 30, 2018, In The Amount Of One Million Two Hundred Twenty Nine Thousand Five Hundred Eighty Two Dollars ($1,229,582) To Meet Continuing Management, Training And Equipment Needs Of The Fire Department's Urban Search And Rescue (US&R) Task Force (US&R Task Force) And (B) To Expend The FEMA Funds In Accordance With The Preliminary Spending Plan Without Further Council Approval, Including Funding For Training And The Purchase Of Equipment From The General Services Administration (GSA) And Other Government Pricing Schedules; (2) Waiving The City's Advertising, Competitive Bidding And Purchasing Requirements For The Procureme...
Sponsors: Oakland Fire Department,
Attachments: 1. View Report, 2. View Supplemental Report, 3. 85941 CMS

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Subject:                      Fiscal Year 2015, Urban Search And Rescue Grant

From:                                          Oakland Fire Department

Recommendation:  Adopt A Resolution: (1) Authorizing The City Administrator Or Her Designee To (A) Enter Into A Grant Cooperative Agreement With The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) To Accept And Appropriate Federal FEMA Funds For The Period September 30, 2015 To September 30, 2018, In The Amount Of One Million Two Hundred Twenty Nine Thousand Five Hundred Eighty Two Dollars ($1,229,582) To Meet Continuing Management, Training And Equipment Needs Of The Fire Department's Urban Search And Rescue (US&R) Task Force (US&R Task Force) And (B) To Expend The FEMA Funds In Accordance With The Preliminary Spending Plan Without Further Council Approval, Including Funding For Training And The Purchase Of Equipment From The General Services Administration (GSA) And Other Government Pricing Schedules; (2) Waiving The City's Advertising, Competitive Bidding And Purchasing Requirements For The Procurement Of Equipment When Required By The Grant Terms; And (3) Approving Travel For City Personnel That Provide Services Under The FEMA Cooperative Agreement On Short Notice Without Further Council Authorization