Gravel a recurring county concern
Dave Hottell, County Road Superintendent, voiced his concerns about roads frequently traveled by the Air Force during the March 7 Kimball County Commissioner's meeting.
In the past, the Nebraska Department of Roads was in charge of how and when the roads were repaired and they did a good job, according to Hottell. Now it is handled by the Federal Highway Administration and he has some concerns.
Hottell recently received a report that named roads were scheduled for additional gravel this year and estimated they would be spending approximately $100,000 a mile in gravel.
Hottell said, "Those r...