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File #: 230024    Version: 1 Name: Concurring in Proclamation of Local Emergency - Severe Winter Storms
Type: Motion Status: Passed
Introduced: 1/10/2023 In control: Clerk of the Board
On agenda: Final action: 1/10/2023
Enactment date: 1/10/2023 Enactment #: M23-007
Title: Motion concurring in the January 9, 2023, Proclamation by the Mayor Declaring the Existence of a Local Emergency in connection with the sudden and severe winter storms that began on December 27, 2022, causing high winds, substantial precipitation, and flooding in the City; and concurring in actions taken to meet the emergency to: 1) require City employees and officers to take all steps requested by the Executive Director of the Department of Emergency Management (“DEM”) to address the emergency conditions caused by the storms; 2) require all City employees and officers to take all steps requested by the Executive Director of DEM to qualify the City for funding as may be available to reimburse the City for the expenses it incurs in addressing this emergency; and 3) expedite the procurement of services, goods, and public works relating to the emergency by exempting contracts and grants for such services from specific contract requirements, waiving Civil Service Commission approval of such contracts and grants, authorizing departments to purchase professional services through the issuance of a stand-alone purchase order, authorizing department heads or their designees to deviate from the City’s standard terms and conditions where necessary to effectively respond to the emergency, and authorizing the procurement of public works as provided in Administrative Code, Section 6.60.
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Emergency Declaration 010923, 3. Leg Final
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