The Marshall City Council approved an agreement Monday night that would allow two groups to look at developing the area near I-70. Zimmer Real Estate and the Marshall-Saline Development Corporation can now move forward with plans for enhancing Saline County after council members voted in favor of providing $20,000 toward the project. However, Zimmer and MSDC are required to secure the remaining $70,000 of the funding. Click to hear City Administrator Connie Latimer:
Latimer adds that the county-wide plan is focused on more than the development of the junction area. Click to hear Latimer:
The project will take about nine months to complete.
Council also approved a $7,600 bid from Flinn Roofing to repair the Marshall Animal Shelter.