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Emergency Management Agency PPE bids and procedures (Arkansas Department Of Emergency Management)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Arkansas Department Of Emergency Management of Arkansas.
Multi Request Emergency Management Agency PPE bids and procedures


From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

• The current procedure for procuring personal protective equipment (PPE) on behalf of agencies and entities within the jurisdiction of this office. If this office manages PPE requests for county, local, or private entities, please also provide any guiding material for soliciting, receiving, organizing, and fulfilling those requests.

• Any bids placed by this agency for the acquisition of PPE for this office or on behalf of any entity within the jurisdiction of this agency.

• Any available spreadsheet or aggregate information related to bids for PPE. Please provide all available segregable data, including but not limited to the source, the quantity, and the success of the bid.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.


Beryl Lipton

From: Arkansas Department Of Emergency Management

To whom it may concern,

I am responding to an FOI request regarding Arkansas Emergency Management Agency PPE bids and procedures, which came from the following address:
MuckRock News
DEPT MR 91418
411a Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02144

Pursuant to Ark. Code Ann. 25-19-105(a), public records are open only to citizens of the state of Arkansas and, therefore, I am unable to provide the requested information.

Thank you,

Bethany Gaskin Cason
Staff Attorney
Arkansas Division of Emergency Management
Department of Public Safety

Camp Joseph T. Robinson, Building 9501
North Little Rock, AR 72199-9600
Office: 501-683-7802



Please click here<https://www.dps.arkansas.gov/emergency-management/adem/external-affairs-education-outreach/> for COVID-19 information.