Precinct one makes progress; court to monitor CERTZ funds


Montague County Commissioner Bob Langford of precinct four has made no bones about it: If precinct one didn’t step up and start spending those county transportation infrastructure road funds, he was going to push to re-allocate the remaining funds come mid-July.

That potential blow-up was stalled Monday as Commissioner Herman Conway reported precinct one has made strong headway in the repairs spending nearly $400,000 in the past month.

The state funds are often called CERTZ funds due to the mandated creation of the county energy transportation reinvestment zone within all county receiving funds.

Read the full story in the mid-week News.