BENTON - Bobby Gifford appeared before the court with a draw request to the Delta Regional Authority for work performed at Sanitation District #1 in the amount of $12,164.58 and another invoice to Paul Cloud Engineering for $6,825 for a grand total of $18,989.58. This is the second draw request and was approved by the court.
BENTON - Marshall County Fiscal Court met in regular session Wednesday, June 18, hearing from several guests including Robert York with the Ponderosa Subdivision landowners association. An un-named portion of road owned by the landowners association that is not maintained by the county, the association would like to close off that section which is a picnic/park area. The court agreed that they have no interest or claim to that section of road.
BENTON - There was a long agenda of items to discuss Tuesday beginning with Attorney Marty Johnson who said the city of Benton is in great need of a temporary residential construction inspector and feels they are in a crisis situation with construction coming to a stand still until inspections can be done, as required under the new state inspection code standards.