11-9-18 groundbreaking for new fdl county highway garage

Construction is  getting underway on a new $25 million Fond du Lac County Highway garage.    Groundbreaking ceremonies were held Thursday  at the site on South Hickory Street and Scott Road.  County Boad chairman Marty Farrell says the new garage will replace the current facility on Dixie Street which was built in 1929.  In addition to the Highway garage, the site will include a cold storage building,  two salt storage facilities, and a 21,000 square foot building for the Sheriff’s Office.  There will also be a retention pond on the property.