Kimball Makes Its Case For Missile Aid
Sen. Hardin Sponsored Bill To Help Panhandle Communities Handle Growth
March 2, 2023
The Unicameral's Government, Military, and Veterans Affairs Committee heard proponents and neutral comments Feb. 23 on LB712, which would allocate a $26 million grant to aid Kimball and the surrounding areas. LB712 was sponsored by Sen. Brian Hardin from the 48th District, which includes Kimball, Banner and Scottsbluff counties.
In anticipation of the upgrade of the Minuteman III missiles to the Sentinel system, the funds would be used on infrastructure, water, wastewater system, child care, electric upgrades, health care facilities, transportation and schools. Approximately 3,7000 contract...