Posts Tagged ‘highway’

Road Agent Says Time Nearing
to Create Highway Department

CHESTER – Road agent Mike Oleson is asking the town to think about creating an independent highway department in the next five years or so. While he admitted that the current system is likely the most economical way to run the department, it relies heavily on the fact that the road agent has and uses […]

Proposed Increase in Highway Budget Goes on to Committee

CHESTER – The board of selectmen passed the highway department’s proposed budget on to the budget committee after quick review Thursday, Jan. 23. The budget, as presented by road agent Mike Oleson, shows an 8.4 percent increase. While budget review so far has seen the board give few numbers to the public during meetings, Oleson […]