Commissioners tour county roads, plan SB1 requests
Kingsbury County Highway Superintendent Dave Sorenson and county commissioners began a road tour June 24 to determine where the county’s most urgent needs are regarding road and bridge repair. They were scheduled to complete the tour today, July 1.
South Dakota Senate Bill 1, which was passed earlier this year, will finance improvements on public highways and bridges. In order to receive funding, state and local officials are required to make a report concerning the condition of public highways and bridges and formulate a plan.
Commissioners determined that numerous county roads and bridges need repair, but because of budget constraints, they will have to prioritize where the greatest needs are and schedule those projects first.
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