Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - Local roads in Howard County are taking their toll thanks to the oil boom in the area.

On Monday, Howard County Commissioners addressed the problem.

First, they looked to the state capital.

Commissioners agreed to ask the governor and legislature to discuss possible funding that would helping counties like Howard with road repairs.

The possibility of fees or other financial arrangements with area oil and gas companies was also discussed.

Everything done was non-binding.