Lower Towamensing Township has a new set of wheels at a cost of $21,000.
At a special meeting on Monday, the township's board of supervisors agreed to purchase a 2008 Ford F-350 from Penske Truck Leasing, of Reading, Berks County. Supervisor Ron Walbert was absent.
The township had budgeted $50,000 in this year's budget for the truck, which replaces a 1996 bucket truck that supervisors previously said was not fully functional and was a safety hazard.
In other business, supervisors: