first_img Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Sponsored Content The Brundidge City Council gave its nod to two grant applications that, if approved, will improve the sewer systems for existing and future industrial endeavors and the sewer flow in the private sector on the north side of town.Britt Thomas, city manager, said the city will apply for an economic development Community Development Block Grant that will alleviate existing sewer problems and provide for future industrial growth on the north side of time. The grant will allow for expansion in the private sector that will create an additional 49 jobs.The economic development grant would be in the amount of $208,126 and would require a 20 percent match, making the city’s commitment $34,685. Print Article Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By Jaine Treadwell The council awarded the city’s household garbage collection to the low bidder, Mark Dunning Industries, for three years beginning July 1, 2014. Published 10:06 pm Tuesday, June 3, 2014 Skip Latest Stories The second CDBG grant also would be for sewer improvements and would include improvements to three and possibly all four of the City’s pumping stations. The grant would top out at $350,000 with a 10 percent match. The entire sewer improvement project would be around $1.5 million.Thomas said the bond market is right and the two projects would greatly improve the city’s sewage system and provide for future industrial growth.The city will hold a public hearing on the proposed projects at its June 17 meeting. By The Penny Hoarder Book Nook to reopen Email the author You Might Like Locals surprised by flock of egrets making a new home on Pea River (PHOTOS) Local wildlife expert Grant Lyons says it’s unusual to see a flock of egrets nesting in Pike County, but that’s… read more Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Brundidge council seeks grants to fund sewer projects Thomas gave the council a measure of good news in that the city’s sales tax increased 7.12 percent over last year from October to April.“That’s not a lot but it’s a little positive,” he said. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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