The Borough Council has passed a $2.3 million bond ordinance to fund safety for various departments, including a new fire engine.

On April 25, the borough approved the funds that cover equipment for the Ambulance Corps, Fire Department, Department of Public Works and Police Department. Below is a list of items to be purchased totaling $2.3 million, $2.19 million of which will be bonded.

Ambulance Corps will receive stretchers and loaders

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Generators and street signs for the DPW

Portable radios and pagers for the Fire Department

Turf sweeper for Parks and Recreation

Handguns and video equipment for the Police

$403,000

 

Renovations, water system, Fire Company No. 2

Memorial Pool renovations and upgrade of playground equipment

Library electrical system

New tree plantings and landscaping at various locations in the borough

$573,000

 

Improvement of the storm water drainage system and sanitary sewerage system

$97,500

 

Computer equipment and software for engineering department

Diagnostic equipment for DPW

$71,500

 

Rack truck and sewer vacuum truck for DPW

Utility vehicle for Fire Department

Refurbishment of a dump truck

$542,000

 

New fire engine with all equipment

$613,000

 

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