Council Discusses Road Funding Options
May 17, 2019
The Nebraska Department of Transportation is planning a significant project, the “17J Link State Project.”
When completed, it will have new road from the soil up. The question City of Sidney staff and council members have been grappling with is how to finance the City’s portion of the cost.
The overall project is estimated to cost $9.3 million. The City’s share of the cost, 20 percent, comes to about $1.8 million, according to discussion at Tuesday’s city council meeting.
Doug Hoevet, representing the Nebraska Department of Transportation, met with the Sidney City Council Tuesday...