Dickinson Co. Supervisors Discuss DD 15; Award Bids On Courthouse Roofing, Telephone System & Board Meeting Room Projects
(Spirit Lake) – Dickinson County Regulators today (Tuesday) approved a preliminary engineering report for a main ditch clearing operation for Drainage District 15 south of Lake Park. Rick Hopper of the Jacobsen-Westergard engineering firm overseeing the project for the county told regulators that some property owners west of it would also benefit, but this area is not currently part of the county. He said they might consider annexing this area, some of which extend into Osceola County, to the district … Supervisors DD15
“You don’t have to make it a joint district. You can waive your joint district rights and your county just manages everything.”
Hopper said he will meet with Osceola County regulators soon to see how they would feel about it.
In other business areas, regulators granted the low bid of nearly $ 64,000 to repair part of the court roof. They voted 3 to 2 on an offer of just over $ 43,000 for a new courthouse phone system. and they approved an addendum to a remodeling project in the regulatory boardroom where the entire room was carpeted. The total cost of the project is approximately $ 37,000.