Report: Secret Service seeking bids on NATO rentals

April 17, 2012 9:10:18 AM PDT
The Secret Service has reportedly submitted a request for bids on equipment they will need to rent to protect the president and dignitaries at McCormick Place as well as other locations around the city.

According to published reports, the list includes portable, high-security barriers to stop speeding cars and trucks; crowd-control fences; portable light towers; sand bags; tents; Porta-Potties; mobile office trailers and golf carts.

The summit will open May 20 in Chicago.