CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
COUNCIL BILL NO. R-17-152 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________
SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton, by request
Approving The Attached Grant Application For The FY2018 EMS Fund Act Grant With The New Mexico Department Of Health And Providing For An Appropriation To The Fire Department In Fiscal Year 2018 (Benton, by request)
WHEREAS, the New Mexico Department of Health are distributing funds to eligible entities; and
WHEREAS, the Albuquerque Fire Department will utilize this grant to purchase equipment to upgrade the equipment for the AFD Paramedic Program; and
WHEREAS, grant funds in the amount of $68,579 for this purpose are available to the City of Albuquerque from the FY2018 EMS FUND ACT Grant; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque is desirous of accepting these funds which requires $2,812 for indirect costs to support this grant and is available in General Fund.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
Section 1. That the application with the New Mexico Department of Health in the amount of $68,579 in State Funds is hereby approved, and its acceptance and filing with the appropriate official or office is and in all respects approved.
Section 2. That funds in the amount of $68,579 is hereby appropriated to the Transfer to Operating Grants Fund (265) in the General Fund (110) from available fund balance.
Section 3. That funds in the amount of $71,391 consisting of $68,579 in state monies from the New Mexico Department of Health and includes $2,812 for indirect costs from the General Fund Transfer to Operating Grants Fund (265) are hereby appropriated to the Fire Department in the Operating Grants Fund (265) for Fiscal Year 2017.
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