Meeting: Jasper Board of Public Works

The Jasper Board of Public Works met Tuesday and:

• Approved closing a section of Mill Street between 11th and 12th street for sewer line repairs on Thursday and Friday.

• Approved the route for the annual Jasper Walk to End Alzheimer’s, which is a just under 2-mile walk that will take place at the Riverwalk on the morning of Saturday, Oct. 5.

• Approved the Biggest Rescue of All Times event at the Riverwalk on Friday, April 26, and Saturday, April 27.

• Heard that downtown sidewalk repair work that will grind down uneven portions of sidewalk will begin today and continue this week.

• Approved the awarding of 2019 street department supply bids. Cave Quarries Inc.; Calcar Paving Inc.; J.H. Rudolph & Co. Inc; RiverTown Construction LLC; Central Concrete Supply LLC; and IMI Southeast will all supply various items to the department.

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