Platte County commissioners approved
the county roads master plan engineers request
to present an alternate scope of work for phase
2 of the Jones-Meyer Road improvement project.
Brian Scoville, the engineer,
will come back to the commission later with specifics
of the revised plan.
The commissioners approved Scovilles
request at their regular Thursday afternoon meeting
The revised scope will deviate
significantly from the project presented to voters
in a 2003 sales tax increase vote.
The alternate scope on Jones-Myers
Road became necessary because of inaccurate tax
revenue forecasts and significant underestimations
on project costs, as previously reported by The
In other business, the commission:
Heard a detailed presentation
from the Parks and Recreation Director about the
strategic plan of Shiloh Springs Golf Club
Unanimously approved a motion
to send five bids for a skid steer loader to public
works for their recommendation
Authorized the Sheriffs
Department to apply for a Missouri Highway Safety
grant that would fund overtime reimbursement and
a traffic officer
Unanimously approved a bid
award for work on Humphreys Road at North
Approved 2006 storm water
Agreed to lease for $1 various
plots at Bean Lake to people to garden and farm.