Mount Vernon News

By Mount Vernon News
February 27, 2013 9:19 am EST


DANVILLE — The Danville Village Police Department is trying to get some help updating its equipment.


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According to Village Clerk Laurie Vess, Police Committee Chairman Joe Mazzari reported at the village council meeting Monday the DPD is applying for two grants. The first is a $2,340 grant that would enable the village to purchase a new computer for a cruiser. The village would have to pay $260 in matching funds if the grant were awarded.

The second grant is to purchase a 2013 Ford utility police interceptor. The grant would pay for $30,000 of the $41,000 cost for the interceptor.

Council also approved going after an Ohio Department of Natural Resources grant for $2,500 for fencing and to finish paving the new parking lot west of the football field.















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