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Record #: O2019-2721   
Type: Ordinance Status: Introduced
Intro date: 4/10/2019 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Public Safety
Final action:
Title: Donation of City equipment to country of Jamaica
Sponsors: Moore, Joseph
Attachments: 1. O2019-2721.pdf



WHEREAS, From time to time vehicles used by the City of Chicago become outdated or obsolete and are replaced; and


WHEREAS, Such vehicles may nonetheless have useful service left in them, and could be of great use and value to another entity; and


WHEREAS, The City's Department of Fleet and Facility Management from time to time has in its possession vehicles that, while no longer useful to the City, could be of significant use elsewhere; and

WHEREAS, The International Fire Training Force is in need of an ambulance and a fire engine to be used in the country of Jamaica; now, therefore,




SECTION 1. The Commissioner of Fleet and Facility Management is hereby authorized to donate one obsolete Fire Department ambulance and one obsolete Fire Department fire engine no longer useful to the City of Chicago, as such vehicles may become available, to the International Fire Training Force or its designee, free and clear of any liens or encumbrances. The City shall convey said vehicles in "as is" condition without any warranties either expressed or implied, and expressly excluding any warranty of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.



SECTION 2. The Commissioner of Fleet and Facility Management is hereby authorized to enter into and execute such other documents as may be necessary and proper to implement this donation.



SECTION 3. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and publication.