County Opens Backhoe Bids
February 12, 2020
The Cheyenne County Commissioners opened three bids for purchase of a backhoe.
The three bids, from Titan Machinery, ranged in price from $34,500 for a 2008 Case 580 to about $20,000 lease for a 2020 Case or about $93,000 purchase. Titan Machinery also offered a 2006 Case 590 for $35,900. The bids were tabled for review.
The commissioners also opened and approved a bid from Nebraska Machinery for a skid steer lease at a price of $5,700 for two years.
Where is the line between compassion and unnecessary responsibility?
That is a question the commissioners discussed during the Feb. 3 meeting....