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Ordinance 14-11(A)(S) Appropriate Funds for the Replacement of Laptop Computers Compatible With Windows 7 for the Fire Department

Ordinance Summary

An Ordinance of the City Council of Homer, Alaska, Amending the FY 2014 Operating Budget by Appropriating $11,331.48 From the General Fund Balance for the Replacement of Laptop Computers Compatible With Windows 7 for Data Collection, Analysis, and Reporting Requirements. City Manager/Fire Chief.

Ordinance ID

14-11(A)(S)

Status

Adopted

Ordinance Files

Related Meetings

Mon, Feb 24th, 2014 6:00pm
Mon, Mar 10th, 2014 6:00pm

Introduction Date

Mon Feb 24th, 2014

Public Hearing Date

Mon Mar 10th, 2014

Second Reading Date

Mon Mar 10th, 2014

Effective Date

Tue Mar 11th, 2014

Ordinance Details

CITY OF HOMER

HOMER, ALASKA

                                                                                                                                    City Manager/Fire Chief

ORDINANCE 14-11(A)(S)

 

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, AMENDING THE FY 2014 OPERATING BUDGET BY APPROPRIATING $10,890.54 FROM THE GENERAL FUND BALANCE FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF LAPTOP COMPUTERS COMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS 7 FOR DATA COLLECTION, ANALYSIS, AND REPORTING REQUIREMENTS.

 

               WHEREAS, The Homer Volunteer Fire Department uses a computerized information management system to collect data and comply with reporting requirements of protected data; and

 

WHEREAS, Effective April 2014 Microsoft will stop supporting the Windows XP operating system, eliminating security patches and fixes, making the laptops vulnerable to hardware failures and security breaches; and

 

WHEREAS, Microsoft will replace the Windows XP operating system to Windows 7 necessitating the replacement of three rugged laptops with new models that will run Windows 7 to allow for the secure collection of data, analysis, and reporting of protected data.

 

               NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY OF HOMER ORDAINS:

 

               Section 1. The City Council hereby amends the FY 2014 Operating Budget by appropriating $10,890.54 from the General Fund Balance for the replacement of laptop computers compatible with Windows 7 for secure data collection, analysis, and reporting requirements as follows:

 

Transfer From:

 

Account                            Description                                                   Amount

100-0100                          General Fund Balance                             $10,890.54

 

Section 2.   This is a budget amendment ordinance only, is not permanent in nature, and shall not be codified.

 

               ENACTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, this 10th March, 2014.

 

CITY OF HOMER
 

 

                                                                                                         ______________________

                                                                                                         MARY E. WYTHE, MAYOR

 

ATTEST:

 

_____________________________

JO JOHNSON, MMC, CITY CLERK

 

 

YES:

NO:

ABSTAIN:

ABSENT:

 

 

First Reading:

Public Hearing:

Second Reading:

Effective Date: 

 

 

 

Reviewed and approved as to form.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                          

Walt Wrede, City Manager                                                                 Thomas F. Klinkner, City Attorney


Date:                                                                                                             Date:                                                       

 

 

Fiscal Note: Noted within ordinance.