City of Atlanta
Georgia

Resolution
19-R-4313

A RESOLUTION BY PUBLIC SAFETY AND LEGAL ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OR HER DESIGNEE, TO ACCEPT, ON BEHALF OF THE ATLANTA POLICE DEPARTMENT, THE DONATION FROM THE ATLANTA POLICE FOUNDATION OF 300 AXON BODY WORN CAMERAS VALUED AT FOUR HUNDRED SEVENTY THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS AND ZERO CENTS ($470,100.00); AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:PoliceSponsors:
Category:Public Safety\Legal AdministrationFunctions:Legislative Liaison - William Boyd

Attachments

  1. Printout
  2. ELMS packet of foundatin BWC donation

Body

WHEREAS, the Chief of Police has determined that the department will better serve the citizens of Atlanta by equipping officers with body worn cameras; and

WHEREAS, agreement number FC-1190693 consolidated all Axon contracts which included body worn cameras; and

WHEREAS, the Chief of Police has determined additional cameras are needed to outfit additional units within the Atlanta Police Department; and

WHEREAS, the Atlanta Police Foundation has purchased and will donate the 300 Axon body worn cameras to fill the immediate need; and

WHEREAS, the value of the donation is four hundred thousand one hundred dollars and zero cents ($470,100.00).

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA, GEORGIA, that the Mayor or her designee, on behalf of the City is authorized to accept the donation of 300 Axon body worn cameras from the Atlanta Police Foundation valued at four hundred thousand one hundred dollars and zero cents ($470,100.00).

BE IT ALSO RESOLVED, that all resolutions or parts of resolutions in conflict herewith are hereby waived for purposes of this resolution only and only to the extent of the conflict.

 

Meeting History

Aug 13, 2019 3:00 PM Video Public Safety & Legal Administration Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft

Deputy Chief Michael Kreher, APD

RESULT:FAVORABLE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:J. P. Matzigkeit, District 8
SECONDER:Antonio Brown, District 3
AYES:Dustin Hillis, J. P. Matzigkeit, Andrea L. Boone, Andre Dickens, Marci Collier Overstreet, Howard Shook, Antonio Brown
Aug 19, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft

Adopted by a Unanimous Consent of Council with all members present

RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Michael Julian Bond, Matt Westmoreland, Andre Dickens, Carla Smith, Amir R Farokhi, Antonio Brown, Cleta Winslow, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Jennifer N. Ide, Howard Shook, J. P. Matzigkeit, Dustin Hillis, Andrea L. Boone, Marci Collier Overstreet, Joyce M Sheperd