Jay working to meet ultimatum
Livestock market fix has Aug. 31 deadline
June 6, 2019
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued a three-month ultimatum to the Town of Jay to finish any renovations and repairs of the livestock market, according to Jay Operations Manager Eric Seib Monday night. The deadline to finish any repairs of renovations to the structure is Aug. 31, 2019, to be funded with the remainder of a Rural Development $130,000 grant.
Town officials have heard estimates that the hog barn roofing project will cost around $35,000 to $40,000. Owens said the project should take about two weeks. He said he thought the project could probably be done on 3...