In the only formal business conducted at last week’s Arab City Council meeting, the council authorized bid specs for a park and recreation department landscape truck.
The specs call for the bids to be opened at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at Arab City Hall.
The bid is scheduled to be awarded that night at the council meeting.
The specs call for the truck to be:
• 2021 or newer;
• Regular cab;
• 8-cylinder gasoline engine;
• Single axle, dual wheel drive;
• Automatic transmission;
• Power steering, door locks and windows;
• Exterior color – preferably white, but other neutral color accepted;
• Dovetail landscape bed;
• 14-foot bed.
Those specs are the minimum requirements.
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