Council agrees to borrow roughly $130,000 for road project
HURLEY — The Hurley City Council decided Tuesday to borrow approximately $130,000 to cover additional costs for its County D road extension project.
According to Jeff Seamandel, MSA Professional Services project manager, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation is requiring the city to widen approximately 1,000 feet of south Wisconsin 77 at a future intersection with the proposed County D extension.
The city had already earmarked approximately $950,000 for the County D project.
Seamandel said additional costs due to the Wisconsin 77 work will include $72,985 for road design, $14,400 f...