From the Milford Daily News, articles of interest for Franklin:
"The Town Council took up and approved a number of capital items - including the purchase of a new fire engine - at its Wednesday night meeting.
The council considered a slate of capital expenditures, which would mostly be funded out of the town's $3.6 million in free cash.
The first matter taken up was allocating $115,000 to the town's fire truck stabilization account and use the total in the account to purchase a new fire engine.
Town Administrator Jeffrey Nutting said the town had been saving up for the purchase for several years, and has $485,000 in the account. The estimated total cost of the engine is $600,000."Continue reading the article online (subscription may be required)
For the complete set of notes from the Town Council meeting on Wednesday check here
|the cover did not help this winter, as noted in the meeting, the whole playground unit at DelCarte unit is to be removed and |
replaced by the vendor with no cost to the Town