Supervisors take on road projects before season ends
October 15, 2021
Thomson Township board supervisors are taking a look at some township roads before winter begins. At its Oct. 7 meeting the board voted to pay for preparation work on Hillside Road so that it can be repaved by the end of 2021. Residents along the road petitioned for an assessment and came together to pay for the new road themselves, which is allowed under Minnesota statute 429.
The board decided to take on the cost of the preparation work since the project will ultimately benefit the township, not just the residents who live there. The final assessment and public hearing for the project wil...