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City on verge of buying two new firetrucks
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McMinnville Fire Department is one step away from the purchase of two new firetrucks totaling $877,886. The measure passed 4-3 on first read last week.Mayor Jimmy Haley and Aldermen Mike Neal, Ken Smith and Jimmy Bonner voted in favor, while Vice Mayor Ben Newman and Aldermen Rick Barnes and Billy Wood voted against.The trucks under consideration came from a bid from Rosenbauer. Its bid package of $877,886 was for an engine truck at $318,967 and a quint truck at $558,919.