Utility 1 is a 2019, Ford F-350 pickup truck that was purchased, and is owned by the Western Regional Homeland Security Council. This vehicle was put into service in November 2019 and cost $50,000. This vehicle is housed, and hosted by Easthampton Fire Department for the Homeland Security Council with the expectation that the department can use the vehicle, but has the primary mission and responsibility to tow the homeland security trailers kept at Easthampton Fire. Easthampton Fire also provides the upkeep and maintenance of the vehicle in exchange for its use.
*Photo credit to Michael Boyton at massfiretrucks.com*