Holt County Highway Superintendent Gary Connot recently announced the county road department will begin an asphalt overlay project on Monday, Sept. 9 and will continue through Oct. 31.
The project includes repairing 11 miles east of O'Neill on 872nd Road (Old Highway 108) beginning near Super 8 Motel on Highway 20 and continuing east ending at 504th Avenue.
The estimated cost is $2.5 million and will be funded by the county. Work will include milling, asphalt overlay, shouldering, seeding and striping all to be accomplished under traffic.
Western Engineering Co., Inc., is the prime contractor and will be responsible for signing and traffic control. The Project Manager is Ramsy Robertson from Mainelli Wagner and Associates, Inc.