Ida Supervisors approve gravel, bridge abutments, loader bids

The Ida County Board of Supervisors approved gravel, four bridge abutments and loader bids during its meeting Aug. 27.

Gravel bids were approved as follows: Stratford Gravel for 30,000 ton of road gravel with 15 percent rock blend at $7.15 per ton and Hallett Materials for 40,000 ton of road gravel at $7.50 per ton.

Two bids were received for four bridge abutments located in Griggs Township/Brady Ave/Sections 13 and 18-Bridge 154; 230thStreet/Battle Township/Sections 27 and 22-Bridge 125; Section 26/Battle Township-Bridge 124 and 180thStreet/Orchard Avenue in Silver Creek Township-Bridge 80. Christensen Brothers, Inc.’s bid was $802,019.75 and Graves Construction’s bid was $268,122.65.

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