1. Chicopee spends $1.14 million on public safety upgrades

    Chicopee spends $1.14 million on public safety upgrades

    The police and fire departments are purchasing new vehicles and a range of new equipment after the City Council approved a variety of spending requests recently. The City Council approved $1,140,088 to do everything from purchasing new fire truck and cruisers to upgrading weapons and buying new speed-enforcement signs. All the money came from either the stabilization account or the free cash account. The city received a record $10.6 million in free cash when the state Department of Revenue certified the money in December. That money comes from revenues received from taxes, reimbursements from grants and other ...

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    1. Investment in public safety in Chicopee continues and I thank the City Council for their continued support.
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