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Poor sewers and crumbling roads are just two of the reasons the City of Morris will rebuild East 2nd Street beginning next spring. The construction work will stretch from Atlantic Avenue to beyond the Regional Fitness Center.

City moves ahead, despite continuing uncertainty of Riley Bros. situation

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

The City of Morris will move ahead with a $2.4 million street and infrastructure repair project this summer, despite still being in limbo concerning the ability of a local contractor to bid on the job.


The City Council on Tuesday voted to advertise for bids for the East 2nd Street project and set an April 20 bid opening. Bids must be advertised for 30 days.

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