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RESOLUTION 2011-8

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING MAYOR CURRY TO APPLY FOR A
GRANT ON BEHALF OF THJE JOHNSON COMMUNITY
WHEREAS, the Johnson City Council has determined that the Johnson
Community' meets eligibility requirements necessary to apply for a grant under the GIF
Fire Protection Grant; and
WHEREAS, the Johnson Community has presented plans to replace fire fighter
personal protective gear (turn-outs) as recommended by NFPA 1851; and
WHEREAS, the City Council of Johnson recognizes the need for the project,
concurs in its importance, and supports the Johnson Community in its efforts to proceed
with the same;
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF JOHNSON,
ARKANSAS, that the Mayor of Johnson, Buddy Curry is hereby authorized to submit an
application of formal request to the Arkansas Rural Development Commission for
purposes of securing state grant funds in the amount of $14,781.60 to aid and assist the
Johnson Community in executing the proposed project described herein and that the
Mayor or Recorder/Treasurer of Johnson is further authorized to administer the grant
funds for the same project.