Township trustees voted to spend just $2,200 for road repairs in 2013 — to smooth out Miller Road — but the waiting list of roads needing repair is growing.
Perkins Township has no cash for road repairs
May 22, 2013
The Miller Road project is the first resurfacing project on a Perkins Township road in two years. The last one — at Fairview Lanes — went over-budget by $150,000 in 2011.
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Township officials identified roads in need of re-paving but don't have the funds to schedule the work. Here's the list with cost estimates provided by the township:
Street Estimated resurfacing costs
Boston Road $210,000
Richmond Circle $100,000
Lisbon Circle $86,000
Memphis Avenue $56,000
Dallas Avenue $44,000
Hartford Avenue $41,000
Denver Avenue $40,000
Source: Perkins Township highway department