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Scott County gets $10K award to repair flood damaged roads

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Scott County has received a check for $10,000 to repair flood damaged gravel roads.

Presiding Commissioner Jamie Burger was presented the check by the Mo. Ag. Disaster Relief Fund. this fully-funds the their request for assistance to repair gravel roads damaged by Spring 2011 flooding.

"Spreading rock onto damaged roads will make the roads safer for the traveling public, school buses and farmers hauling grain to terminals," said Burger. "And, also ensure that roadbeds are solid for the upcoming winter freezing and thawing."

The Fund provides grants from $500 to $10,000.

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