St. Albans to hold public meeting on road repaving

Posted Feb. 20, 2013, at 5:48 p.m.

ST. ALBANS, Maine — St. Albans will hold an informational meeting regarding two referendum questions concerning the repaving of roads on next week’s ballot.

Public comment will be heard at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Town Hall.

The first question would authorize municipal officers to issue general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $650,000 to repave Mason Corner Road, Bigelow Road, High Street, Water Street and Grant Road. The second question on the March 1 referendum asks for general obligation bonds not to exceed $150,000 to pave the gravel section of Pond Road.

TDS Telecommunications also will make a presentation at the meeting to discuss and answer questions regarding the construction timeline for an Internet upgrade in unserved areas of town.