On June 22, 2018, bids were opened for the 2018 contract paving throughout the county. The Shelly Company of Findlay, OH was the low bidder. Their winning bid of $1,117,914.56 for 12 miles of paving also includes various asphalt planning, lane striping, traffic maintenance and mobilization. Revenue for this work is primarily from State of Ohio Issue 1 Ohio Public Works Commission (OPWC) funds, and Allen County townships also pay their portions. Work should be completed by November.