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Vilas County highway committee approves SMA projects

Arbor Vitae request for ATV/UTV use of a small portion of County Highway M goes to county board


June 19, 2020 by Brian Jopek

The Vilas County Highway Committee on Tuesday signed off on a state/municipal agreement (SMA) for just over four miles of County Highway S near Conover and funded primarily by federal road grants. 

Vilas County highway commissioner Nick Scholtes informed the committee the estimated cost for the project is nearly $4 million. 

He said a big part of the project is removing 90 degree turns on that stretch of Hwy. S and using county forest land to install “one gentle arching curve t...

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