To award bids in mid-february.
The vigo county highway department is currently going through some changes.
Leaders are in the middle of restructuring the department.
Right now....they say...the engineering and highway departments are separate.
But under the new plan these two departments would be combined.
News 10 spoke with county engineer larry robbins.
He says combining the offices would improve efficiency.
"that's the overall goal with all of this.
It's to make the things that we do better for the public."
Under the the public."
Do better for the public."
Under the plan...the engineering department would be taking over the highway department.
The plan does call for the elimination of some positions while other positions will