Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

City Council approves Gaddie-Shamrock paving bid

Road work approved for nine projects, which should be completed by Thanksgiving

The Columbia City Council, with Mayor Curtis Hardwick presiding in a special called meeting at 4:30pmCT, Thu 22 Oct 2015, approved the bid of Gaddie Shamrock, the only bid submitted, for $53,200 to pave the following streets:
  • Johnnie Street starting at Grady Street and going 562 feet to light pole.
  • Pickett Street starting at pole (26), 257 feet ending at Lee Street.
  • Lee Street starting at Pickett, 912 feet, stopping at Mack Street.
  • Willis Street starting at Hurt Street, 452 feet and ending at Harvey Street.
  • Baker Street 25 MPH sign, go 505 feet and end at Hudson Street.
  • E. Fraser Street start at pole number five, go 414 feet and end at pole number eight.
  • Church Street, start at patch at the top of the hill and go 523 feet, stop Burkesville Street.
  • Myrtle Street, start at new blacktop at light pole number 815 and go 348 feet, stop Curry's lot.
  • Denver Drive.
The bid was awarded immediately, on a motion by Council Member Ron Rogers, with a second by Mark Harris, with Members Linda Waggener, Craig Dean, and Charles Grimsley affirming for a 5-0 approval. Council Member Craig Lasley was not present.

Mayor Curtis Hardwick presided. Drew Beard of Gaddie-Shamrock was present to explain the bid. He said that work would begin immediately.

This story was posted on 2015-10-22 16:50:09
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by Linda Waggener and Pen Waggener, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia Magazine. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.