DALLAS —At Wednesday’s meeting, Borough Council voted to authorize Borough Manager Tracey Carr to look into a joint purchase with Lehman Township of a used milling machine with the borough’s contribution not to exceed $5,250.
Council also authorized Carr to pursue a Local Share Account Grant application through the Back Mountain Community Partnership, and in conjunction with Lehman Township to seek funds for the joint purchase of a street sweeper and tractor with a trimmer attachment.
Other council actions:
· Authorized the hiring of Kovalchik, Kollar & Co. to provide audit services for the calendar year 2013 for the amount of $4,375.
· Amended a previous authorization to allow Gate of Heaven Church to use the roadways for the third annual 5K run to be held on the amended date of Saturday, Oct. 19.
· Authorized payment to Sig Sauer for nine new pistols for the police department with a trade in of nine of the existing duty guns for a new cost of $2,430.
· Approved an hourly wage increase to $12.70 per hour for Administrative Assistant Karen Fiorello, effective Oct. 1 in consideration for expanded duties, responsibilities and work performance.
Council’s next work session will be on Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. and the regular meeting will be Oct. 16 at 7 p.m.