Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Burning concerns at the landfill

First item on the agenda for the Nov. 22 Board of Public Works meeting, was the quick and unanimous approval of the city’s proposed amended landfill agreement between the City of Kimball and Kimball County. The only changes made to the contract being a raise in the landfill charge from $15.00 per month to $17.25, the date of the contract and resolution number.

The remainder of the meeting continued to focus on the landfill. Jim Shulte reported his findings from researching other landfills in regards to other city’s brush and burn policies.

According to Shulte, the Sidney fire chief allows the...