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Perryville passes supplementary snow contract

Perryville's board of commissioners approved a budget amendment of $297,396 for the public works building under construction and $15,600 in engineering consultant services for water and wastewater during its meeting Wednesday night.

The board also approved a request to ban parking in front of condos on Roundhouse Drive and voted 3 to 2 to approve a contract to help with winter snow removal, supplementing the town's public works staff.

Commissioner Michael Dawson and Mayor Jim Eberhardt voted against the supplementary contract.

Dawson suggested going out to bid with the contract, while Commissioner Michelle Linkey and Mayor Jim Eberhardt said time constraint is the issue,...