Three Police Vehicles Purchased – Delivery Expected Near End Of The Year

The Chillicothe Police Department has three vehicles that are in need of replacement.  Two are having serious transmission problems and a third has other problems.  The City received bids from Chillicothe Ford for three vehicles that would cost $146301 and a trade-in of $18,000;  Dana Safety Supply has a bid of $145572 plus delivery from Arkansas, with no trade-in. Chillicothe […]

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City Council Actions – Streets, Equipment & Demolition

The Chillicothe City Council took action on several times from Monday’s Agenda. The Chillicothe City Council approve the contract with Vance Brothers for the resurfacing and maintenance overlay of streets in Chillicothe.  The bid was $760,515.  The bid came in well under the $922,000 estimate by the engineers.  City Administrator Darin Chapple talked about the bid. The bid was approved […]

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Carrollton Council Approves Purchases

The Carrollton Town Council approved the purchase of a truck for the Fire Department and a tractor for the Sewer Department in Monday’s meeting. Approval was given by the Council to spend $200-thousand for a 2006 100-foot ladder truck for the Carrollton Fire Department. It will replace a 1988 model, which will be sold. Council members also approved the purchase […]

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Old Central School Building Sold

The building formerly known as Central School in Chillicothe has been sold to a Springfield Property Group. The Chillicothe School Board approved selling the building to Hamilton Properties for $20,000. The board advertised for bids to demolish, and bids to purchase. The demolition was forecast to cost the district more than $200,000. A spokesperson for Hamilton Properties said the goal […]

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