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Undergrounding Utilities Task Force Chairman Updates Civic Association Directors

By Michele Dargan, Special for the Civic Association -- The projected construction costs of burying the town’s utility lines have gone up close to 10 percent from the $90 million project approved in a town referendum last year, said Jeffrey Smith, chairman of the town’s Undergrounding Utility Task Force.

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Town Manager Updates Residents on Undergrounding Project

By Michele Dargan, Special to the Civic Association.- Palm Beach Town Manager Tom Bradford updated residents Monday on the status of the undergrounding project that is scheduled to begin in May, but may be delayed due to two pending lawsuits.
In addition to the lawsuits, Mr. Bradford discussed two additional major issues impacting the project: the estimated cost and the potential involvement of telecommunications companies.

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