07 - 27 - 2010 Water St. paving project bids awarded to Winfield contractor
(LS) Last night in a special meeting of the Lewistown Borough Council, Eastern Industries was awarded the $24,830 bid for paving & resurfacing Water St. which will take place before new railroad construction takes place later in the year. After disucssing the bid from a previous meetings, council members formally awarded the bid to the company who then submitted the required paperwork of contractor agreements, insurance, & labor material bonds. Eastern will do the paving work for a cost of $65/ton with about 382 tons that will be needed to complete the job. The costs were not finalized, according to the Borough manager David Frey, but are estimated on what was expected to be used. Work could begin as early as late next month.