Jackson County

3:36 pm
Wed October 8, 2014

Calhoun, Jackson Counties Hire New Road Director

Christopher Bolt will supervise the transportation departments for both counties starting Monday. Bolt’s predecessor Jerry Peterson resigned last month after police questioned him during a routine traffic stop.
Calhoun and Jackson counties have hired a new managing director to head road operations. Christopher Bolt will oversee the counties' transportation departments under a road partnership that began last year. He previously was managing director and engineer at the St.
6:27 am
Tue March 12, 2013

Calhoun and Jackson Counties discuss partnership on some road responsibilities

Counties considering plan to share some staff and combining resources like sign shops
Officials in Jackson and Calhoun counties are talking about ways the two governments can share some road responsibilities. Discussions are only preliminary, but both sides said combining some aspects of their separate road departments could help save money while improving local roads.