Kaplan, LA (July 2022) – The City of Kaplan announces the purchase of a 2019 excavator from Louisiana CAT and a 2021 dump truck from Nostalgic Motor Cars, Inc. Both pieces of equipment are replacements, which will be used by the public works department. The excavator was delivered in May and the dump truck was delivered July 5th. Financing was provided by Government Capital Corporation, Southlake, Texas.
“Having partnered with Government Capital Corporation since 2020, I can attest their customer service is like no other,” commented Heather Guidry, City Clerk/Treasurer, City of Kaplan. “Marti Sauls and the team at Government Capital go above and beyond.”
“I would like to congratulate Heather Guidry and the City of Kaplan on these equipment acquisitions,” stated Marti Sauls, Municipal Finance Specialist, Government Capital Corporation. “We take great pride in assisting cities reach their goals and objectives.”
About the City of Kaplan
Kaplan – experience the most Cajun place on earth. Incorporated in 1902, the City of Kaplan has a population of approximately 4,500 people and is dubbed as “The Gateway to the Coastal Wetlands.” Kaplan is located in the center of Vermilion Parish, guiding people east and west on Highway 14, north to the Interstate on Highway 35 and south to the Gulf of Mexico. To learn more visit www.kaplanla.com
About Government Capital Corporation
Government Capital Corporation is a leading public finance firm providing professional financial services to all local governmental entities. Since its founding in 1992, the company has successfully completed thousands of municipal financings exceeding $5 billion in Louisiana and across the country. Additionally, Government Capital Corporation serves as the administrator of the equipment lease financing program for the Louisiana Municipal Advisory and Technical Services Bureau (LAMATS). For more information, visit www.govcap.com