Liberty Twp. trustees have approved a $1.9 million purchase of two new fire trucks, including one to replace a ladder truck that was wrecked after an accident, reports Journal-News.
Insurance will help pay for the new ladder truck’s cost of $1.3 million. The township will pay $50,096.
The township will also receive a $1.3 million federal SAFER grant that will enable the department to add nine new full-time firefighter/EMT positions.