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Street Department Begins Fall Overlay Projects

BY MELANIE BUCK – Mena’s annual fall street overlay project began last week and the City’s Street Department has a big schedule ahead of them. The project is projected to use more than 3,132 tons of asphalt, just under 2014’s 3,830 tons used. The cost is expected to be around $332,000 to provide overlay in the following areas: Blake Street, ...

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City Prepares for Annual Fall Street Overlay Program

BY MELANIE BUCK – Mayor George McKee has announced that the 2015 Street Overlay Project will begin around the city in mid-September and will take Street Department crews approximately two weeks to complete the assignment. Mayor McKee said, “This year we will be working on approximately 16 different areas in town and the total program cost will be around $450,000.00. ...

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Work Begins on Street Overlay Projects

BY MELANIE BUCK – Work began Tuesday, September 2, on street overlay projects that were approved by City Council at their August meeting. On Wednesday, B&L Paving began overlaying the road surface on Petross Street and Lincoln Street. As of Thursday morning, the crew was resurfacing Martin Street. Work was originally slated to begin on August 25 but was delayed. ...

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