Meeting: Jasper Board of Public Works and Safety

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

• Opened two bids for a new 2 ½ ton dump truck with a snow plow for the street department. Sternberg International supplied the low bid at a cost of 154,928.36, with a $12,000 trade-in allowance. Truck Centers, Inc., also submitted a bid. Both bids were taken under advisement.

• Approved Fairfield Inn & Suites to post additional, directional signage in the area of the building that denotes the hotel entrance, as well as its registration and parking areas.

• Approved a change order for the city’s multi-use trail project in the amount of $21,092. The change will pay for the chipping and hauling off of trees cut down near Calumet Lake.

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