Poky project: IR council won’t pay payment on

IRON RIVER—At its regular monthly meeting on Aug. 20, the Iron River City Council voted to delay payment on a pay request for the Nelson Field Accessibility Improvements Project.    The handicap accessibility project began in June but has not progressed in a timely fashion, the council agreed.    As of Sunday, the walkway from the main entrance leading down the hill toward the concession stand is unpaved, and the restoration of the adjacent grass and grounds hasn’t begun.    Volunteers from the West Iron County Athletic Booster Club completed construction of a new ticket booth and put up a new fence at the entrance on Sunday.    On its Aug. 20 agenda, the council was to vote on approving a payment of  To view more, please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.