City of Royal, fire department to share cost of fuel tank
November 16, 2023
The City of Royal and the fire department will each pay half the cost of a tank to supply diesel fuel for both entities.
Maintenance Superintendent Sherman Nielsen said at the Nov. 8 city council meeting that the Royal-Clay-Lincoln Fire Board is “on board” with sharing the cost of the fuel tank and pump. The fire board preferred a tank with a 500-gallon capacity.
Nielsen presented bids from AgState and Cooperative Energy. The bid from AgState was for a double-wall tank while Cooperative Energy bid a single-wall tank.
“I don’t think we need a double-wall tank,” said Council Member...