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City Manager’s Report

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Marc Maxwell

Sulphur Springs City Manager Marc Mawell reported to the city council Tuesday night:

STREETS, WATER AND SEWER –   The Rockdale Road reconstruction project is underway.  Westbrook Concrete Contractors is forming and pouring the concrete street one segment at a time.  Water utilities have been replaced.   This project will finish Rockdale Road on the north side of Interstate 30.

Plano Street is underway. This $268,000 project is a complete reconstruction of Plano Street from Texas Street westward to the cul-de-sac.  It includes new water main, new sewer main and a new street.  The sewer main has been replaced.  The new water main is 50% complete.

Bill Bradford Road is on-deck.  At an estimated cost of $1.4 million, this is a major project.  It will include a new water main, a new sewer main, drainage improvements and a new asphalt street.  Expect to award bids for materials at the next City Council meeting in January.

CLAIMS – We have one workers’ compensation claim for an alleged back injury.

We had two claims submitted for damages allegedly caused by potholes.  Both claims were denied.

POLICE DEPARTMENT REMODEL – Reconstruction is going on now.  Sheetrock work is underway.

REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES – Finance Director, Peter Karstens will NOT present a year-end summary of revenues and expenditures since the month just ended yesterday and the numbers are not compiled yet.

Author: Staff Reporter

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