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Council approves hiring, purchase

Albion City Council approved a police officer hiring and a street sweeper purchase during its monthly meeting Tuesday night, June 10.
The council approved Mayor Jim Jarecki’s appointment of Mike Mapel to the Albion Police Department, with a tentative start date of Aug. 1, 2014. Mapel has served as a Boone County Sheriff’s Deputy since 2003.
The council also accepted a bid of $103,050 for a new street sweeper from Elliot Equipment Co. The company’s bid was the lowest of three submitted.
More details in the June 18 Albion News Print and E-Editions.