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May 28, 2020 City Council Regular Meeting
19. Authorize the City Manager to Procure One F250 EMS Pickup Truck from Wade Ford (State Contract Pricing) in the Amount of $27,244 (Event No.7832)
Strategic Priority
Public Safety

Recommend approval to procure one full size crew cab pick-up truck (F250) from Wade Ford in the amount of $27,244. This truck will be used by the Medical Services Officer (MSO) for the Savannah Fire Department to respond immediately to high-priority emergency calls when the situation requires supervisory assistance and decision-making authority regarding medical care. A pick-up truck is needed for these calls to transport EMS equipment, firefighter gear, fire extinguishers, and medical supplies. The MSO will be on call as needed for emergency events at all times.

Per Section 2-4154 of the City’s purchasing ordinance, the City may purchase goods or services through the use of a state contract. The contract used for this procurement is a State of Georgia contract for emergency vehicles (Contract # 99999-SPD-ES40199409-003). It was competitively bid by the State of Georgia and expires August 15, 2020.



Rafael Vega Martinez, Director of Fleet Services
Financial Impact
Expenditure of $27,244 from the Vehicle Replacement Fund
Review Comments
Exhibit 1: Purchasing Summary - One F250 EMS Pick-up Truck.pdf
Exhibit 2: Funding Verification - One F250 EMS Pick-Up Truck.pdf
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