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

Commissioners consider Kimball County roads and bridges

Kimball County Commissioners held a public hearing to receive comments about the proposed One and Six Year Road Improvement Program during their regular meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 7.

With no comments from the public, after some additional discussion with Dave Hottell, County Highway Superintendent and assistant Randy Bymer, the board closed the hearing and approved the plan that would work towards replacing many of the old and inadequate culverts throughout the county, among other plans.

During Hottell’s monthly road department report, a lengthy discussion concerning the State of Nebraska Depart...