Majority of street materials budget already spent
September 24, 2017
Those attending the Big Cruise and Car Show last weekend in Alva enjoyed the smooth freshly asphalted Flynn Street downtown. In July and August, the city spent $114,000 on asphalt and street materials, according to City Business Manager Joe Don Dunham. Monday night the city council approved claims including $63,000 more for asphalt. Including that expenditure, the city has spent 83 percent of the annual budget for street maintenance. This fiscal year’s budgeted amount is $213,000.
Dunham told the city council that work was substantially complete on Flynn. The street department was finishi...