Wednesday, March 29, 2006
Public hearing set for irrigation franchise
An application for an irrigation franchise on Phipps Road,
between Maple Grove and Scoon roads near Sunnyside, will be held at 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday, April 19, at the Commissioners' Hearing Room in the county
County commissioners approved the date during their agenda
meeting this past Tuesday. The applicant is Dan DeGroot of Valmont Northwest.
Funds approved for Port of Grandview
County commissioners on Tuesday approved a total of $579,682
for the Port of Grandview. Half of the funds will be in the form of a grant
from the Supporting Investments in Economic Diversification (SIED) fund and the
other half will be a loan.
The Port of Grandview will use the money to improve nearly
half mile of roadway at the Stover Road industrial development site, along with
sidewalk, curbs, gutters, water and sewer lines for the area.