Ask The Mayor: Lafayette's Tony Roswarski On Road Resurfacing Redos

Aug 8, 2019

The city re-opened bids for a project it had previously rejected, and it got the bids to come in at its budgeted amount -- but for less work than was originally planned.
Credit Stan Jastrzebski / WBAA News

Last month, we asked Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski about an unusual step his city's Board of Public Works took -- rejecting all the bids for a road repair contract on Beck Lane.

This month, we talk about not just the re-opening of those bids, but the awarding of a contract for a little less than the original amount the city had planned to spend. But here's the catch -- not as much is going to get done for the same money.