Climbing lane will go to top of Wildridge

By John LaConte

AVON — Don’t let anyone tell you construction projects never come in under budget.In Avon this week, the Town Council learned their effort to build phase one of a two phase climbing lane up Metcalf Road has received a bid that was so much less than what they had budgeted for, they can now afford both phase one and phase two at the same time. The entire project will be completed this year.“The bid came in $300,000 under the town engineer’s estimate,” Town Manager Virginia Egger told the council Tuesday. “We believe the bid was so successful because we bid …

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