BRAWLEY — The City Council will hire an airport manager/fixed-base operator for the municipal airport here during a council meeting Tuesday evening.
The applicants are Richard Klemm of El Centro and Jamie Pankratz of Brawley.
The city airport commission met Nov. 8 to review and evaluate the applicants and unanimously voted to recommend Klemm.
In other city business:
· The council will vote on spending $39,734 for police equipment. The money comes from the a state Office of Traffic Safety grant. The equipment to be purchased includes 11 in-vehicle radar units, a radar speed-monitoring trailer and two hand-held radar units.
· The council will decide on a construction company to reconstruct sewage pump lift station No. 1.
According to a companion resolution, lift station No. 1, on Ninth Street south of Malan Street, receives sewage from the most southwesterly portion of the city and will serve the Brawley Gateway project.