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Highway superintendent presents 2021 road plans

Lincoln County Commissioners
Published: Feb. 22, 2021 at 6:51 PM CST
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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) -During the Lincoln County Commissioners meeting on Feb. 22, Highway Superintendent Carla O’Dell addressed road and bridge maintenance in Lincoln County. O’Dell informing the board of the costs involved for upkeep.

There was a public hearing regarding the six and one-year road plans. Members of the community shared their concerns such as speeding, road widths, visibility concerns and potholes. O’Dell explained that her crew is working on improvements as fast as they can.

“We have several routes,” said O’Dell. “These guys just don’t have just had a couple of mile routes. Our grater guys have anything from 80 to 100 miles of roads. Now, they can’t do that in one week, not even two weeks. They know where the hot roads are because they are on them all the time.”

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