Meeting: Jasper Board of Public Works

The Jasper Board of Public Works and Safety met Tuesday and:

• Gave Simon Rojas of Pfaff Construction Inc. permission to block the same parking area in front of 716 Main St. that was granted at the board’s last meeting for a restoration project, which Rojas said is going well.

• Gave Lechner Excavating, which is owned by LAN Construction, permission to close off parking in front of three or four houses on Tenth Street for approximately six weeks due to the demolition of the Tenth Street Elementary School.

• Approved the Jasper Police Department’s request to purchase two new police vehicles for $93,565.

• Approved the street department’s request to seek quotes for a new leaf vacuum.

• Approved parking resolutions for Cathy Lane and 30th Street.

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