Winslow dirt pit gets final OK

Material to be used on roads in southern Washington County

Posted: September 9, 2017 at 1:06 a.m.

Tommy Caler, grader operator with Washington County’s Road Department, operates Tuesday a backhoe near the top of the haul road for the Winslow Dirt Pit off of U.S. 71 in Winslow. The department is building the road near 18264 U.S. 71 to have access to the pit.

Washington County’s Road Department soon will haul dirt from a pit near Winslow to fix rural roads.

A map showing Washington County mines.

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