FROM THE FILES
Last updated 12/8/2021 at 6:12pm
100 years ago
Dec. 8, 1921
To complete road at Lind
Mitchell Bros. were awarded the contract for surfacing five and three quarters miles of the Central Washington Highway south from Lind by the board of county commissioners on Tuesday afternoon. There were seven bids presented, the competition being unusually keen.
During the war years some times there were very few bidders on road jobs, but now conditions are more settled, the risks to contractors are not so great, work has lessoned considerably so there is more competition among bidders.
This figures at the ra...