The Owen County Fiscal Court is looking for ways to stretch some highway repair dollars.
Earlier this year, the county received its annual allotment from the state’s fund for secondary roads. The money is given out each year to help repair and renovate county roads.
The county received thousands of dollars from the state’s secondary road fund. The funding was earmarked for one project on U.S. 36 and three projects for Ky. 1883.
But by the time the U.S. 36 renovations were complete, only about $164,000 was left.