PROJECT TITLE: Hazmat Unit
DEPARTMENT: Fire and Rescue
BUDGET CODE: 312-3211-432.82-05
JUSTIFICATION: Replacement of 1990 International 4900
START DATE (FY): 2025
END DATE (FY): 2025
Replacement of the current 1990 International 4900. This unit is utilized for City and regional responses to hazmat incidents. The City is the fiscal agent on record for the Winchester/Frederick County Regional Hazmat Team. Our goal is to seek assistance from Frederick County and the Virginia Department of Emergency Management for available funding.
RELATIONSHIP TO STRATEGIC PLAN:
Goal 5 - Support the City's high-performing operations with effective communication, innovation, and sound fiscal policies.
PROJECT OBJECTIVES / STATUS:
Replace and update to a more modern unit to provide traveling safety for our responders and the community.This unit is also over capacity and limits the effectiveness of carrying the needed equipment.
Note: Reference period 2022-23 includes all prior years and 2028-29 includes all future years.
Minimal to no change expected on operating costs.