Backus contracts with PRASD for city maintenance
Pine River Area Sanitary District (PRASD) employees will be handling year round maintenance in Backus thanks to an agreement between PRASD and the City of Backus.
Duties include snow plowing, mowing and maintenance on city hall and the townhomes, among other duties.
The city already contracts with PRASD for water and sewer services.
The total cost for maintenance and for the water and sewer contract for two years is $3,200 per month, according to City Clerk Jeff Turk.