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Buck Creek Township Fire Department
This page is for information for the Buck Creek Township Fire Department in Greenfield, Indiana
2 days ago
Today we remember those that gave the ultimate sacrifice. Happy Memorial Day. … See MoreSee Less
3 days ago
C shift had a unique visit today from a fellow firefighter from New Orleans. Matt Carter is in town for the race this weekend and every year he chooses to do a crawl fish boil for one local fire house. Thank you for the experience. … See MoreSee Less
4 days ago
Buck Creek Township Fire Department would like to extend our condolences to Farmland Volunteer Fire Department which suffered a line of duty death yesterday morning while responding to an emergency. Another firefighter was severely injured in the same accident. Please keep them, their families, and their community in your thoughts and prayers. … See MoreSee Less
1 week ago
B shift did a great job today assisting our neighbors … See MoreSee Less
May 18th, 2023Buck Creek Township Closed Bid Sale of Rescue TruckThe Township Advisory Board and Trustee hereby gives notice of its intention to sell, in accordance with Indiana Code § 5-22-22-5, a certain 2004 Pierce Sabre Rescue Truck (the “Fire Truck”) located at the Buck Creek Township Fire Department in Greenfield, Indiana, and owned by the Township.The Fire Truck is being sold in “AS IS” condition. The Fire Truck is a 2004 Pierce Saber Rescue truck. The Fire Truck currently has 2456.3 operating hours on it. The LCD odometer is not readable. The Fire Truck is currently in operational condition and is drivable. The Fire Truck has an onboard PTO generator which has 418.1 hours on it. Lighting, with the exception of the front light bar, has been replaced with LED lights. The tires were replaced this year and have approximately less than 200 miles on them. The Fire Truck has a light mast, awning, command module and walk through rear compartment. There are no known engine issues with the vehicle.The Township will not provide any financing for the purchase of the Fire Truck. Any financing must be independently secured with payment made in full to the Township within 5 business days of closure of bid by cashier’s check, direct deposit, or other approved method. Transfer of title shall occur after payment is received. A bill of sale (“as is”) will be issued upon receipt of payment; there are no warranties of any kind. Buyer is responsible for reporting any applicable sales tax.The minimum bid is set at Ninety-Five Thousand Dollars ($95,000.00, the “Minimum Bid”). No bid will be accepted except by using the Township Bid Form (available at buckcreektownship.in.gov/Township%20Bid%20Form.pdf), a submission of which shall constitute a legally binding offer from the respective Bidder. Written notice of any raise of the Minimum Bid, or subsequent re-raise, will be provided, as practical, to all prior bidders.The Town shall receive written bids at the Buck Creek Township’s Office, c/o Township Trustee Micki Simunek, 5809 West Airport Boulevard, Greenfield, IN 46140, of not less than the Minimum Bid from interested parties (collectively “Bidders”; individually a “Bidder”) from the date of this notice until 5:00 p.m. EST on Tuesday, June 13, 2023 (“Bid Deadline”), in accordance with Indiana Code § 5-22-22-5, after which time no new Bidders will be allowed to bid. All bids received are open to public inspection after public opening. No bid may be withdrawn after submission of a bid without the consent of the Township. The Township reserves the right to reject any and all bids submitted. Bids will be open publicly during the Township Advisory Board meeting on Tuesday, June 13, 2023 at approximately 6:00 p.m. EST. Bidders are welcome to attend this public meeting. The highest bid over the minimum bid will be awarded the sale of the vehicle.Closing on any sale is anticipated to be within fourteen (14) days of the Bid Deadline and shall be subject to final approval of the Township. Delivery of the Fire Truck is the responsibility of the winning Bidder and at such Bidder’s sole expense. Bidders will be required to indicate whether Indiana law requires them to remove the siren and lamps and to hold the Township harmless if left on the Fire Truck. Questions regarding the sale, or the terms and conditions thereof, may be directed during regular business hours to Trustee Micki Simunek; by mail, 5809 West Airport Boulevard, Greenfield, IN 46140 ; by phone: 317-353-3570; or by email: [email protected] Fire Chief Brandon Wilch will be notified to answer technical questions or to arrange any physical inspections of the Fire Truck. … See MoreSee Less
Happy Mother’s Day … See MoreSee Less