Grand Valley hosting road repair funding town hall meeting
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Patrick Center June 10, 2013 | WGVU I spoke with MDOT director, Kirk Stuedel, not too long ago about the role the state plays when it comes to funding and repairing local streets. The example we begin our conversation with is the new state funded “Fix on 196.” Yet the Ottawa Street exit to downtown Grand Rapids leads drivers to Michigan Street needing tender loving care or resurfacing. Either way it’s a cost to a local municipality.
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