Island Borough Assembly is moving forward on an island-wide transportation
consulting firm has been selected from a group of candidates that submitted
proposals. At last week's assembly work session, borough Manager Rick Gifford
announced the name of the company that was selected to carry out the study.
-- (Transportation 1 "The MacDowell ...done similar
Once the assembly approves a
contract, the firm is expected to jump into the study immediately.
(Transportation 2 "And
the first ... study for us.")
Gifford explained the background
of the transportation feasibility study.
-- (Transportation 3 "4 or
5 years...what started it.")
The contract with the MacDowell
group is for 199,000 dollars, all of which will be paid for with grant funding.
-- (Transportation 4 "We
were able ... that might be.")
The assembly is expected to
approve that contract this Thursday at their regular meeting.