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City to receive $300,000 from state for sidewalks


This stretch along SR-155 in Electric City will have a sidewalk, likely in 2020. - Jacob Wagner photo

Electric City is being awarded $300,000 from the state Transportation Improvement Board's Complete Streets Program.

The city will use the money to add curb, gutter and sidewalks along Coulee Boulevard, also known as SR-155, from Western Avenue to Electric Blvd.

The city was nominated for the award by the Department of Health. TIB chose 47 cities and two counties to receive $17 million total in awards.

City Clerk Russ Powers said he thinks the city was nominated because they worked with the Department of Health for three years developing a parks and recreation plan.

He said the next step...

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