A proposal to merge the Grant County
Parks Commission with the Grant County
Highway Committee has failed.
The issue was listed on Tuesday’s agenda
for the Grant County Board of Supervisors.
County Highway Commissioner Dave Lambert
told the county board he’s not in favor
of the proposed merger. Because no one spoke
in favor of the merger, the issue wasn’t considered
for a vote by the board.
The county board did approve a resolution,
supporting a planning grant application for
Platteville Green Energy. The county is acting
as a pass-through agency. Platteville Green
Energy is applying for a $50,000 grant from
the Wisconsin Economic Development
Corporation for a Biodigester project.
There is no financial obligation for the