City official’s reports provide updates on projects and more

Photo by Amy Cherry-St. Marys City Council recognized the service of the late Councilman Bob Mohr, who passed away in August. Mohr, a current member of council at the time of his death, served two terms on council. He also previously served as a Benzinger Township Supervisor, as well as on the Planning Commission for both the City of St. Marys and County of Elk. During City Council’s Monday evening meeting, St. Marys Mayor Lou Radkowski presented Mary Ann Mohr, Bob’s wife, with his name placard and a City f
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Updates on various projects and activities were provided during Monday evening’s St. Marys City Council meeting.
City of St. Marys Manager Tim Pearson stated the Charles Street project, which has been about 40 years in the making, is nearing completion.
All concrete work is complete and crews are now working on the sub-base with asphalt work scheduled for next week.
The anticipated finish date of the project is the first week of November.
Crews will be putting a top coat on Benedict Street as they needed to dig up part of the road to complete underground infrastructure work.
“It’s really a great job they are doing,” said Councilman Ned Jacob said. “It’s a pleasant drive compared to what it was.”