City signs for new fire truck


On Monday, Nov. 7, City of Walterboro officials signed closing documents on the financing for the purchase of a 2022 E-One Top Mount Commercial Pumper Fire Truck.  The total cost of the apparatus is $461,941.  The city secured a $50,000 grant from USDA and is financing the remaining $411,941 through South State Bank for a five-year term at an interest rate of 3.35%.  The City of Walterboro anticipates taking delivery of the new fire truck in November.  Pictured are Lee Petrolawicz, Senior Vice President South State Bank, Walterboro Mayor Bill Young, and Walterboro City Manager Jeff Molinari.