At Tuesday's county commissioners meeting, the board unanimously voted to vacate a portion of County Road 118 just west of Hardesty Drive in Tecumseh.

Pottawatomie County will vacate this section of CR-118 with the provision that it remain open for public use and is kept to ODOT and Pottawatomie County Roadway standards.

Citizen Potawatomi Nation owns the parcel of land which the road runs and has future plans to do a road construction project in that area.

In other commission news...

The board unanimously agreed to allow the Pottawatomie County Sheriff's office to reapply for fiscal year 2018 Oklahoma Highway Safety Office Traffic Safety Grant.

The grant will be an estimated $45,000 to pay a full-time deputy's salary.