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

Rain Affecting Road Work

Randy Bymer, Kimball County highway superintendent, updated the Kimball County Commissioners on the county roads at their May 18 meeting. He said wet conditions were putting a damper on work to be done.

The department has been grading and graveling between rains, and work on the 1/6 Year plan project has been halted due to muddy conditions.

Bymer said that on June 1, two additional GPS units will be installed on county pickups.

He said work also has been completed on the roof of the Dix shop for a total of $5,850, but the roofers may have missed repairing one skylight.

Bymer has acquired four...