The Cassgram reports Church Road bids come in considerably under projections.
The build-up and paving of Church Road from Highway 63 to Highway 6 has received solid support from all five Cass County Commissioners over the last several months, and that was with engineers estimating the cost to be somewhere in the neighborhood of $2.3 million.
Six bids were opened Tuesday. They ranged from a high of $1.73 million to a low of $1.39 million.
In supporting the project, commissioners pointed to the traffic—especially heavy truck traffic—on the three-mile stretch of road, and to the possibilities for economic development in that area along Interstate 80.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.