Officials in Chandler said the Phoenix suburb may need a bond program within the next five years to keep up with street upkeep expenses that are expected to almost double by 2014.

  Dan Cook told the City Council’s public works committee last week that Chandler will spend $6.5 million in fiscal 2010 for maintenance and reconstruction on its 820 miles of streets. That effort is estimated to cost $11.8 million by 2014, he said.

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