Phelps County News
Captain Lee Ann H. Kenley, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that during the Memorial Day weekend, Troop I officers will once again be participating in special enforcement operations with the objective of reducing traffic crashes.
Use of food stamps rises in Phelps County
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The use of food stamps in Phelps County increased during the recession, assisting families in stretching their food dollars, contributing to local spending and helping spark a national debate about the future of the federal nutrition program.
County may remove storage tanks
During the week of May 1, Phelps County commissioners:
• Heard the need to repair or removal of underground storage tanks at the Rolla Road Department facility. Commissioner Gary Hicks has been researching any available funding to assist in the project. He noted that he had contacted a local engineering firm with expertise in this area to obtain information needed to move forward.
23 Patrol Employees Honored At Annual Awards Ceremony
Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to congratulate the 23 employees honored at the Patrol's annual awards and The MASTERS banquet recently. Held at the Holiday Inn Executive Center in Columbia, family, friends, and members of The MASTERS (Missouri Association of State Troopers Emergency Relief Society) gathered to honor the heroes of 2013.
Low-water bridge study completed
During the week of April 24, Phelps county Commissioners:
• Heard from Todd Dablemont, Benton and Associates, who appeared before the commission and presented them with the completed Bridge Engineering Assistance Program Study on 16 low-water crossings.