On a motion by Councilman Drew Lesnik and a second by Karla Breding, the council moved to let a bid of $599,904.05 toward the base bid and Alternates A/B for the TSEP Water Main Project to Johnson Excavation.
The bid also included authorizing a notice to proceed. KJL Engineering also recommended awarded the bid to Johnson Excavating.
By Buck Traxler, I-O Editor
The primary election is now a thing of the past, and it’s a small reprieve for voters until the General Election in November draws near.
For the most part voters were glad the primary was over. This had to be one of the nastiest campaigns run—both for Democrast and Republicans.
Submitted to the I-O by Kristi Calvery
The year 2014 marks a celebration for Women’s Suffrage in Montana. It was a battle fought with passion for women like Ella Knowles, Adda Hamilton, and Jeanette Rankin.
Against the odds, Hamilton was elected the first County Superintendent in Gallatin County in 1884, even before women had the right to vote in school elections. This was just the beginning.