Sheridan City Council voted 5-2 on a resolution awarding a construction bid for the Dow St. pathway at their regular bi-monthly council meeting Monday night. The proposal was tabled several weeks ago, after objections to the proposed pathway as outlined were brought forth by adjacent property owner Dr. Bateman.
After considering several alternatives, the City Public Works Department came to the Council recommending to continue with the pathway as originally proposed. Nic Bateson, Public Works Director:
The two council members that voted against the resolution were John Heath and Steve Brantz. Councilor Heath explains he wanted to continue exploring other options:
Concerns about the width of the Dow pathway remain, as the width of the pathway will be six feet instead of the originally recommended 10. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey explains::
The bid was awarded in the amount of 32-thousand.