It was noted by City Manager Clyde Shaw that the money intended for the frontend loader was part of a capital improvements fund, and that if they decided to hold the purchase, that money could not be used to help pay for any storm related issues. Nonetheless, the council saw it fit to pull the item from the consent agenda.
— Kevin Kerr is a reporter for The Duncan Banner. He can be reached at 580-255-5354, Ext. 147, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.