Finance committee purchases new tub truck
The Havre City Council Finance Committee held a quick meeting reviewing city expenditure of a different sort Monday night. Members considered six bids on a new truck to haul the large tan "tub" dumpsters around Havre and decided to purchase one.
The bid the committee accepted came from Olympia Sales Inc., for a new truck with an Ampliroll Hook Lift system, for $106,900.
The city chose to take an optional $385 traction lock add-on to allow the truck better ability to handle conditions in Havre, particularly if the dump site is muddy. The total sale price then is $107,285.
The new truck wi...