New fire truck sparks funding talks
COLUMBIA CITY — For the last several months, Columbia City’s fire department has been in the process of purchasing a new truck.A committee was formed, specs were sent out, and several bids were awarded at last week’s Columbia City Board of Works meeting.The fire truck committee met Nov. 2 to review several bids before choosing 911 Fleet and Fire Equipment’s bid for $499,529. With the new truck comes the need for new equipment. The Board of Works also approved $109,824.89 in equipment from multiple vendors. To read the rest of this story, see the Dec. 5 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.