New docks are due at Hammond Beach

CORNWALL — A brand-new four-wheel drive pay loader will soon be delivered to the town; the selectmen approved full payment of $138,265 for the vehicle at their regular meeting on Tuesday, June 19.

The John Deere pay loader is being purchased through W. I. Clark of Wallingford, a dealer in construction equipment. The price includes a two-year extended warranty. 

 The old grader brought a trade-in of $35,000. First Selectman Gordon Ridgway reported that the cost is easily covered by the existing balance in the equipment fund.

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