The City of Statesville is moving forward with the process to purchase a new fire truck.
According to an e-mail from spokeswoman Nancy Davis, Council members voted last night to enter a co-op for the purchasing process.
Delivery of the truck is expected around this time next year. Council members will vote on the final purchase at a later date.
The last truck purchased by the city cost nearly $500,000 before equipment.
Recreation & Parks cleared to seek advertisers
Members of the Statesville City Council voted last night to allow the Recreation and Parks Department to pursue advertising for public athletic facilities.
That’s according to an e-mail from city spokeswoman Nancy Davis.
Money will be used for future capital projects at the Soccer Complex and at McClure Park. Council members also approved up to $18,000 for a specialized attorney to review airport contracts.