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COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s police cars are going to take on a new color next year.
The Columbia City Board of Works unanimously approved to change from the current dark blue squad cars to white, as well as a new logo on the vehicles.
â€śWeâ€™ve had the same color and striping package on the cars for a long time,â€ť said Columbia City Police Chief Tim Longenbaugh. â€śI think itâ€™s time for a change.â€ť
Board of Works member Walt Crowder agreed.
â€śChange sometimes motivates and changes people,â€ť Crowder said. â€śI think this is a positive thing.â€ť
Switching from blue to white is not only going to give the cars a different look, but also save the city money, and the department will be able to receive new cars sooner.
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