Also, the Commission approved four Benefit District Petitions filed by BG Consultants for the Highway 24/North Ridge Apartment improvements. It was determined the improvements were advisable and to move forward. The cost of the 4 elements of the projects will be over 1 million dollars with the City’s share over $100,000. The Benefit District will be responsible for the remainder.
In other business, the Commission approved the annual contract with Utility Consultants for the City’s random drug testing program.
Building Official Mac Campbell reported the Highway 24/Kaw Valley Road project is in its final stage with an open contract for seeding and final cleanup. On the Power Plant, he reported “a lot’s been done, with a lot yet to do”.