08 September 2021

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Highway department seeks $118K in additionals

Highway department seeks $118K in additionals


The Harrison County Highway Dept. will approach the council at its meeting Monday to ask for multiple additionals to get them through the rest of the year after the Board of Commissioners approved director Kevin Russel’s request at its meeting Tuesday morning
19 May 2021

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Rosewood-Rabbit Hash to be 4-way stop

Rosewood-Rabbit Hash to be 4-way stop


At its meeting Monday evening, the Harrison County Board of Commissioners agreed with county engineer and highway director Kevin Russel to make a potentially hazardous intersection into a four-way stop.
14 April 2021

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Road project sparking unprecedented ‘level of controversy’

Road project sparking unprecedented ‘level of controversy’


“We have never had a project with this level of controversy before,” Kevin Russel, director of the Harrison County Highway Dept., said at Monday night’s Harrison County Council meeting.
24 March 2021

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Council denies support of planned repairs to 111

Council denies support of planned repairs to 111


The Harrison County Council did not seem to be on the same page as the county commissioners and highway department at the council meeting Monday evening in regard to a Community Crossings grant project for the highway department that was applied for in October of 2020.
17 March 2021

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Bid process nears for Old Hwy. 111 work

Bid process nears for Old Hwy. 111 work


Fire funds move from Palmyra to Boone, E-beth
The Harrison County Highway Dept.’s Community Crossing grant project on Old Highway 111 may start soone...
17 June 2020

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County moves forward with road exchange

County moves forward with road exchange


The Harrison County Highway Dept. is preparing to take over sections of road that are currently state highway and has proposed an improvement plan it ...
26 February 2020

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East-West road may be in works in south HC

East-West road may be in works in south HC


INDOT may relinquish some roads
A familiar face was back in front of the Harrison County Board of Commissioners to discuss a potential new section of s...
29 January 2020

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Commissioners updated on road projects

Commissioners updated on road projects


Resident expresses concern about speed on Corydon-Ramsey
Road projects and issues were the focus of the latest Harrison County Board of Commissioners...
08 January 2020

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County engineer: ‘Thank you for everything’

County engineer: ‘Thank you for everything’


Russel resigning after 15 years as department head
Harrison County will spend most of 2020 without its long-time highway department superintendent. Kev...
06 November 2019

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New Middletown a step closer to securing building

New Middletown a step closer to securing building


A compromise has New Middletown one step closer to purchasing a building to be used as its town hall. Town officials were after $225,000 from Harri...