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County purchases lots in Lamar PDF Print E-mail
Written by Wauneta Breeze   
Thursday, 31 December 2015 00:00

By Diane Stamm

The Wauneta Breeze

After eight months of discussion Chase County Commissioners Dave Hogsett, Chuck Vette and Don Weiss, Jr. completed the purchase of property in Lamar at the Tuesday, Dec. 22 commissioners’ meeting.

In April the board was approached by Larry Carpenter about the possibility of buying lots he had been allowing the county to use.

On Dec. 22, the board completed the purchase of Lots 7 thru 12, Block 7, Original Town of Lamar for $15,000.

Other business

—Jeff Tidyman informed the board that the alarms have not been finished in the new Expo building on the fairgrounds.

-—Approval was given to purchase a pull-type packer from Murphy Tractor and Equipment Co. for $22,000.

The next meeting of the Chase County Commissioners will be Jan. 12 at 8 a.m. MT in the Chase County Courthouse.