Sackett Ave. project finished under budget

Sackett Avenue and F Street are open. The 2012 Sackett Street Rehabilitation Project is coming to an end, with only minor maintenance left to be completed.

The project was awarded to Y&K Construction in May 2012. The base bid was $596,913; additional water system improvements cost $113,756 and the addition of crosswalks, curb and gutter cost $37,455. Overall, the total project cost is $634,368, which is $100,000 under the original budget for the project.

The City of Salida thanks citizens for their patience during construction and encourages people to visit businesses and view improvements.

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