Bid Awarded For New Work Truck

The Smithfield Town Council awarded a bid to Deacon Jones Ford of Goldsboro for the purchase of a new truck for the Public Utilities Department.

The town approved the $34,783 bid for a 2022 Ford F-250 pickup for use in the Water & Sewer division. The town had earmarked $35,000 for the purchase in the current fiscal year budget. Additional bids from other dealerships were received for $35,929 and $39,015.