This statement was said by Register of Deeds, Debbie Regester during Thursday’s Riley County Commission meeting. Despite this concerning topic, she said there were four mortgages filed this month that totaled nearly two million dollars all together.
Regester reported that this year’s August numbers are down from 2013 August figures, however they have made up part of the gap from July. In July, it was reported the county was $47,000 down from July of 2013, and in August-that deficit was only at $12,000.
Three bids were sent in for the Frog Holler culvert replacement bid opening. They read as follows:
- Ebert Construction Co., Inc of Wamego-$143,141.96
- Reece Construction Co., Inc of Scandia-$137,777
- Klaver Construction Co., Inc of Kingman-$160,096.80
An engineer’s estimate was also submitted: $133,297.50.
All of the bids were approved to move forward for staff evaluation and recommendation.