|Submitted||April 10, 2017|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:
The date range for this request is 1/1/12 to the date this request is processed on.
Budgeting and financial data, spending reports, and cost breakdowns concerning expenditures on:
-Pepper spray (Oleoresin Capsicum)
-Smoke grenades or concussion grenades
-Chemical munitions launchers
-Protective gear such as helmets, body armor, gloves, etc.
I also request any grant applications and documentation in regards to purchasing any of the above mentioned equipment.
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 10 business days, as the statute requires.
Dear Curtis Waltman:
Thank you for your interest in public records of the City of El Paso. Your request has been received and is being processed in accordance with Chapter 552 of Texas Government Code, the Public Information Act. Your request was given the reference number W046545-041117 for tracking purposes.
Records Requested: Budgeting and financial data, spending reports, and cost breakdowns concerning expenditures on: Tear Gas, Pepperspray, Smoke Grenades or concussion grenades, chemical munitions, rubber bullets, batons, riot shields, protective gear such as helmets, body armor, gloves, Grant applications and documentation in regards to purchasing any of the above metioned equipment.
Your request will be forwarded to the relevant City department(s) to locate the information you seek and to determine the volume and any costs associated with satisfying your request. You will be contacted about the availability and/or provided with copies of the records in question. PLEASE NOTE: The Texas Public Information Act does not require a governmental body to create new information, to do legal research, or to answer questions.
You can monitor the progress of your request at the link below and you'll receive an email when your request has been completed. Again, thank you for using the Public Information Center.
City of El Paso
To track your request and respond, visit the , then click on "View My Open Records Requests." Public Information Center (http://mygovhelp.info/ELPASO//_cs/supporthome.aspx?sSessionID=)
To Whom It May Concern:
Please find enclosed a check for $1.70 to fulfill my records request. Thank you!
A copy of documents responsive to the request.