Paullina Municipal Electric to Get Backup
February 13, 2020
The City of Harlan recently upgraded their electric system. Components of their former system fit with Paullina's current system. The Municipal Electric Utility took advantage of acquiring a backup transformer in the event the current transformer faces any issue.
The transformer weighs about 30,000 lbs. A contractor has proposed a contract to the city at a cost of $20-$30,000. It includes crane lifting the transformers both onto and off of the truck.
Contract concerns of the city center on the requirement that an employer/employee relationship exists during the transfer. Insurance coverag...