Contractors are scheduled to apply new "chip and seal" surfaces in mid-August to a handful of paved roads in Douglas County.
Hi Plains Sand Co. of Kanopolis will earn about $400,000 to handle the work, which tops a layer of sticky asphalt with chips of rock to form a sealed road surface.
The County Roads scheduled for new surfaces:
Â 12, from County Road 1055 to the end of pavement.
Â 14, from U.S. Highway 56 to Baldwin's city limit.
Â 458, from County Road 1055 to County Road 1061; U.S. Highway 59 to County Road 1055; and East 800 Road to North 1150 Road.
Â 460, from East 1900 Road to East 2100 Road; U.S. 59 to East 1460 Road; 2.2 miles west of East 1100 Road; the Shawnee County line to East 100 Road; and East 550 Road to East 600 Road.
Â 1023, for 3 miles north of U.S. Highway 40; and County Road 6 to the intersection of North 950 and East 300 roads.
Â 1039, from North 500 Road to North 250 Road.
Â 1055, from the Franklin County line to North 200 Road; and from County Roads 12 to 460.
Â 1061, from North 1000 Road to North 1200 Road.
Also scheduled for new surfaces are North 1464 and North 1452 roads in Lake Estates, and East 1485 Road in Quantrill Acres.