Thanks to a grant from the US Department of Agriculture, the Village of Stonington is getting a new police vehicle. Mayor Ryan Marucco says that Stonington will be getting this vehicle in a few months. Marucco says that the timing couldn’t be better.
The city of Stonington has three officers and one vehicle in it’s fleet currently. Mayor Marucco says it’s nice to have the support of the government that helps with grants for smaller communities.
The grant amount from the USDA is $13,200. The village of Stonington will be contributing $24,750 towards the new vehicle.