The North Platte Rural Fire District would cover 25% of the cost of the system, leaving a net cost to the city of $ 290,995.
Efforts to secure federal grants to help replace the radios have failed, Fire Chief Dennis Thompson said in a letter to the city on Feb.19.
»Consider spending $ 30,704 net to replace a service vehicle. police in a collision on Dec. 16 and $ 26,948 to purchase a four-wheel-drive van for the water service.
The colon forms part of the council’s seven-point “consent agenda”, which will be approved by a vote unless a council member requests separate votes on one or more. more elements.
Lincoln’s Anderson Auto Group has put in a bid for $ 35,591 for a 2021 Ford Taurus Police Interceptor SUV to replace the destroyed 2017 Taurus interceptor, city administrator Matthew Kibbon said in a council memorandum.
Equipping the SUV with other necessary equipment increases its gross cost to $ 42,504, Kibbon said. This will be partially offset by a payment of $ 11,800 from the city’s insurance company.
Janssen Chrysler Jeep Dodge & RAM will supply the water department with a 2021 Dodge pickup truck to replace a 1993 Chevrolet Astro minivan, Kibbon said.
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