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School District Construction Projects

John Collins, Public Works Director, recommends that parents get familiar with the roundabout before school starts. Video

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Voss Road and Hydroseeding Bid

The City Council will meet on Tuesday to consider John Collins, Public Works Director recommendation on Voss Road and the Hydroseeding Bid. Article

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State of Public Works Department

John Collins, Public Works Director/City Engineer, will present to the City Council the state of the Public Works Department. Article – February 7 Article – February 6 Study Session

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Accident at Uncontrolled Intersections

John Collins, Public Works Director, says there are not more accidents at uncontrolled intersections vs. controlled intersections.  The main cause of accident is uncontrolled maneuvers by drivers. Articles Video

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Capital Avenue – Ribbon Cutting

    Capital Avenue, in Grand Island, NE, is now open to traffic.  The ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Thursday, November 10.   Among the worth attendees were the Mayor, Jeremy Jensen; City Administrator, Marlin Ferguson; Public Works Director/City Engineer, … Continue reading

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City of Grand Island Seeks Tax Increase to Improve Infrastructure

The City Council approve a measure to put a one-half cent sales tax measure on the November 8, 2016, ballot to improve the city’s infrastructure.  John Collins, Public Works Director, said the budget for capital improvement projects keeps going down … Continue reading

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Future of Hwy. 281

Concrete replacement of Hwy. 281 is expected to start in the Spring of 2017.  John Collins says the extra foot in the turn lanes will increase safety. Video

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