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RESOLUTION 2009-7

WHEREAS, the City of Johnson has immediate need of a fire truck capable of fighting
fires in multi-story buildings.
WHEREAS, Jon's Mid America Fire Apparatus has a 1994 KME 75' Fire Stix ladder
truck and is wiling to sell such to the City for $230,000.00.
WHEREAS, City desires to obtain the fire truck offered by Jon's Mid America Fire
Apparatus and to immediately place such apparatus into service.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF JOHNSON,
ARKANSAS, THAT:
1 . The Mayor and Recorder/Treasurer are hereby authorized to begin negotiation
with and make application to First Security Bank to obtain a loan in the amount of not less than
, , to acquire the 1994 fire truck.
2. That Mayor and Recorder/Treasurer are authorized to take such steps as are
necessary to obtain the loan on the best terms available to finance the purchase of such fire truck.
3. The Mayor and Recorder/Treasurer are authorized and directed to execute the
attached "Contract to Purchase" with Jon's Mid America Fire Apparatus for the purchase of the
truck and move forward with obtaining the aforementioned loan and then using funds from the
general fund and the loan to acquire the aforesaid truck for the price set forth in the contract.