A total of 6,900 tons of ice control salt has been authorized for purchase by the Ann Arbor city council. The action was taken at the council’s Oct. 21, 2013 meeting.
Bulk salt, for ice control, and seasonal back-up supplies will be sourced from the Detroit Salt Company for $245,143 (2,800 tons of “early fill” at $34.50 a ton and 4,100 tons of “seasonal backup” at $36.23 a ton).
This brief was filed from the city council’s chambers on the second floor of city hall, located at 301 E. Huron. A more detailed report will follow: [link]