Texas council pursues SUVs for police
City of Abilene will consider purchasing 12 Chevrolet Tahoes
By Brennan K. Peel
The Abilene City Council on Thursday will consider purchasing 12 Chevrolet Tahoes for police vehicles and five pickups for street and water utility crews.
The Tahoes carry a cost of $328,332 — $27,361 a piece — from Caldwell Country Chevrolet in Caldwell.
The other bidder, Lawrence Hall Chevrolet in Abilene, offered a total cost of about $13,000 more for the vehicles, which will replace the city's Crown Victoria models.
Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.