4/3/14 – 10:55 A.M.
Some oversights in the plans for the new Hancock County Engineer’s garage are raising its price. The Hancock County Commissioners approved change orders to the contract today totalling more than $19,000.
One of the more costly expenses included in the order is a change to an electric breaker for welding outlets. A typo listed the needed equipment as a 20 amp breaker instead of 50 amps. That change will cost $6,658.
The contract now calls for the cost of the facility to come in at a little more than $2.7 million. That’s still well under the original $3.9 million plan the commissioners rejected last year.Read More →