The Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of a $675,000 fire truck at its Aug. 27 meeting.
The 2014 E-One HP78 Aerial Fire Truck will be purchased from First Choice Fire Apparatus in Hanover Township, Pa.
The funding for the fire truck was included in an ordinance that appropriated $2.5 million for general capital improvements. That ordinance was approved unanimously at the Board of Commissioners March 12 meeting. Of the $2.5 million appropriated for those improvements, $1.85 million was to be funded through bonds.
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