News Elliot Lake approves several equipment purchases SHARE ON: Rosalind Russell, staff Wednesday, Jul. 10th, 2019 Elliot Lake council gave its approval to the purchase of two items for the Public Works Department - photo by Rosalind Russell- myespanolanow.com/myalgomamanitoulinnow.com staff Elliot Lake council has given the Public Works Department the go-ahead to purchase two new pieces of equipment. Council approved the purchase of a tandem plow/sanding truck for $245,000 plus taxes from TMS Trucking Center, some $25,000 below budget. Council also approved buying a Kubota Utility Tractor for nearly $60,000, which also came in below budget saving nearly $16,000. Both pieces of equipment are to replace aged out units. The two pieces are expected to arrive in mid-summer.