CALIPATRIA — Officials here have approved The Holt Group of El Centro to administer and implement a housing rehabilitation program grant for $500,000.
The City Council here Tuesday night approved The Holt Group for the work after it was the only firm that applied for the job.
Later the council, sitting as the city Redevelopment Agency, decided to enter into a contract with Urban Futures Inc. of Tustin for redevelopment consulting services.
City Manager Romualdo Medina said the city has been searching for an RDA consultant.
Urban Futures also is contracted locally by the cities of Calexico, El Centro and Brawley.
The City Council granted Police Chief Reggie Gomez permission to purchase the furniture inside the Police Department from former Police Chief Ken Perez for $1,000.