Wadena hires lobbyist to get U.S. 10 project into the next transportation bill
The Wadena City Council hired Legislative Associates, Inc., to lobby for funds to expand U.S. Highway 10 through Wadena in the next five-year federal transportation bill.
"I'm very concerned that it is a five-year bill and if we miss the boat it's five years until we have the next opportunity," Councilman Don Niles said.
Ulteig, the city engineer, will split the $2,200 per month cost to hire Legislative Associates from Sept. 1, 2009, to June 1, 2010.
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