CALEXICO — The City Council here could vote to go out to bid to lease 11 cruisers for the Police Department and to buy two vehicles for the Fire Department, a 1-ton pickup and a super cab pick up.
If the council votes to put the vehicles out to bid, the purchases will be paid from impact fees, according to the agenda for Tuesday's City Council meeting. The council meets at 6:30 p.m. in City Hall, 608 Heber Ave.
In addition to addressing the vehicular needs of this city's public safety departments, the council could:
· allow city staffers to sign a lease agreement with Golden, Colo.-based First Municipal Leasing Corp. for a new ambulance.
According to the corporation's Web site, "First Municipal assists municipalities and governmental entities of all types, including school, fire, water and other districts, as well as cities, counties and state agencies in financing essential use equipment and buildings using lease-purchase financing incorporating tax-exempt interest rates and payment terms that best suit the customer's budget and financial circumstances."