Nevada company wins city's road rehab contract
The City Council at is Wednesday, Sept. 19 meeting awarded the contract to Sierra Nevada Construction and authorized city staff to execute change orders to spend the left over $197,986. The state awarded the city $910,000 to repair the roads.
Councilmember Kurt Bonham asked Public Works Director Craig Platt if Sierra Nevada Construction could get the job done without a lot of change orders. Platt said the company has done work for Sparks, Nev and the city of Reno.
The streets that will be rehabilitated are River Street, from South Ash Street to Riverside Drive; Chestnut Street, from Paul Bunyan Road to Ash Street; North Railroad Avenue, from Richmond Road to Pardee Avenue; Washo Lane, from the north to the south end; Maidu Lane, from the north to the south end; Burma Road, from North Pine Street to North Roop Street and Court Street from South Lassen Street to South Gay Street.
The roads will be resurfaced with a layer of asphalt at least 2 inches thick on an 8-inch aggregate base. They will also get new curb ramps, gutters and storm drains.
Lassen High wrestling hosts Purple and Gold Scrimmage
The Lassen High School wrestling team held its annual Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Wednesday, Dec. 4 in the Lassen High gym. The wrestling team broke up into two teams, purple and gold, and faced off in a night of wrestling that gave fans a taste of what they can expect in the coming season. Lassen...Read More...
Cougars face tough teams to prepare for a victorious season
TJ McCauley attempts to keep the ball away from a Fresno City College player during the championship basketball game of the El Camino Tournament on Sunday, Nov. 24. The Lassen Community College Cougars have been competing in pre-season tournaments and have earned several wins. Photo by Scott Nordstrom Dec....Read More...
Susanville native to play in college bowl with Boise State
Darren Lee, a Lassen High School graduate and former Lassen High football player, now plays football for Boise State and will be going with the team to a college bowl game in late December. Photo by Boise State Media Relations Dec. 6 — A Susanville native is making strides in his football career...Read More...