They needed a two-thirds majority vote, and wouldn't ya know, they made it with one vote to spare. Elections are coming, Concord citizens (oh, and the filing period is open until 9/16, if you're of a particularly singular mind)...
Learn more about Concord area law enforcement's giddy anticipation of their 'Ballistic Engineered Armored Response Counter Attack Truck', with lots of previous media coverage, here.
- Concord Council Votes 11-4 For BEARCAT - Free Keene (9/9)
- Concord City Council Approves Bearcat Grant - Government - Concord, NH Patch (9/9)
- Concord City Council accepts grant for BearCat vehicle | Concord Monitor (9/10)
- Concord councilors vote in favor of BearCat | Local News - WMUR Home (9/10)
- Lenco Gets a Paycheck, Concord Gets a BEARCAT - Free Keene (9/10)
- Councilor faces challenger after BearCat vote | Concord Monitor (9/10)
- An Open Letter to the Free State Project: From Selma, AL, to Concord, NH | P.A.N.D.A. People Against The NDAA (9/12)
- Concord City Council Race Shaken Up - Government - Concord, NH Patch (9/12)
- BEARCAT: Right to Know | Free State Project (9/13)
- It’s Musical Council Seats In Concord - Government - Concord, NH Patch (9/13)
- BearCat vote shadows upcoming city council election | Concord Monitor (9/22)
- Budget-assault vehicle - Opinion - The Boston Globe (10/28)
- Concord police unveil BearCat | Concord Monitor (7/14/2014)