Decatur City Commission to consider spending $336,100 more on city projects

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 7, 2013

There will be two contract increases on the Decatur City Commission’s agenda when it meets tonight.

According to documents for the Oct. 7 meeting, City Commissioners will be asked to consider approving a $83,100 contract increase for improvements to the city’s Public Works building and a $253,000 contract increase for the Beacon Municipal Complex.

Even with the increases, the contracts would be under budget.

Here’s the breakdown:

Public Works

After price increase: $6,760,115

Project budget: $8,400,000

Beacon Municipal

After price increase: $30,628,000

Project budget: $38,300,000

The City Commission meets at 7:30 p.m. at 509 North McDonough Street.

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