A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO SIGN A CONTRACT FOR THE PURCHASE OF A FIRE TRAINING TRAILER FUNDED BY A FEDERAL ASSISTANCE TO FIREFIGHTERS GRANT
WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Department of Fire and Emergency Services was awarded an 80/20 grant for a fire training project totaling $517,395; and
WHEREAS, the Fauquier Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association has approved funding for the matching 20 percent; and
WHEREAS, the Request for Proposal (RFP) process has identified the best offer to be submitted by Kidde Fire Trainers of Montvale, New Jersey, for a contract in the amount of $446,900; and
WHEREAS, the remaining funds will be applied to supportive equipment for this program; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 13th day of September 2007, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, authorized to execute this contract for and on behalf of Fauquier County, a public entity established under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia.