Phelps County News
Commission reviews bridge project on CR 7050
During the week of July 31, Phelps County commissioners:
• Heard from Rob Conaway, Archer-Elgin Engineering, who discussed the bridge project on Road 7050. Conaway presented the commission with information from Joe Wilson, Wilson Hydrology, regarding the hydrology of the area if the bridge were moved downstream.
Leadership Phelps County is currently taking applications for its 10th class. This program is intended to help new and existing community leaders build skills while learning more about issues facing Phelps County.
Local voters heading to polls on Tuesday
The August 5 primary will see several races for county and state offices, a proposed tax to fund the library and a proposed sales tax to fund Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) projects for the next 10 years.
Amendment 7 could bring $3.87 million to Phelps County
In addition to many Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) projects in the Meramec Region, including four in Phelps County, Constitutional Amendment 7 would also provide an estimated $27 million distributed to cities and $27 million distributed to counties throughout the state over a 10-year time frame to assist with transportation funding at the local level, if the measure passes by Missouri voters.