Portage board approves purchase of fire vehicle

2013-08-27T00:00:00Z Portage board approves purchase of fire vehicleTimes Staff nwitimes.com
August 27, 2013 12:00 am  • 

PORTAGE | The Board of Works on Monday approved the purchase of a new vehicle for the city's fire department.

Chief Tom Fieffer said the lowest bidder was Lakeshore Ford of Burns Harbor for a 2014 Ford Explorer for $28,757.

Fieffer said the funding from the vehicle comes from $30,000 transferred from the street department to the fire department. The new vehicle will be driven by an assistant chief. The old vehicle will be given to the street department.

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