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Harford government buys fuel in bulk, pays average $3.20 per gallon
Harford government buys fuel in bulk, pays average $3.20 per gallon

Harford County residents would love to pay at the pump the price the county government agreed this week to pay for gas: $3.20 a gallon. The county government also approved doing what many residential customers already have done: phase out their land lines. The Harford County Board of Estimates recently approved a bulk fuel purchase worth $3.8 million, which is expected to save considerable money compared to if it were paying retail pump prices like ordinary consumers. The county is also taking steps to get rid of its current antiquated land line phone system in favor of using the multi-million dollar fiber optic network it has been installing. "It's substantially less than what...

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