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first_img Thomas said the CDBG Program requires that funds meet a national objective one of which is that the funds be used to primarily benefit at least 51 percent low to moderate income families. The city’s plan is to provide sewer improvements that provide service to the entire city or eligible portions on the city.“After due consideration of community development needs, it has been determined that the condition of the existing pump stations is such that, without improvements to these essential sewer facilities, neighborhoods around the city would not have essential sanitary sewer service,” said Mayor Jimmy Ramage.The total proposed cost of the necessary improvements to the sewage pumping stations is $761,500. Md: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch) Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Sponsored Content By Blood Sugar Blaster By Jaine Treadwell Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Brudidge applies for funding Brundidge Police Chief Moses Davenport gave a monthly report to the council and said several burglaries have been reported and investigated. Davenport also reported that the number of traffic tickets written by city police officers has increased in an effort to decrease traffic violations in the city.Councilmember Margaret Ross told the chief that diesel trucks continue to make a right-turn off Main Street onto S.A. Graham Blvd. Davenport said tickets are being written for the violation.Councilmember Betty Baxter said the car wash on North Main Street continues to be a place for loiterers. She said the car wash was the site of several fights and possibly a gun or guns being fired over the weekend. She asked if the car wash could be more closely monitored by the police.The Brundidge City Council will meet on June 11 and hold a public hearing regarding the CDBG grant application.The Brundidge City Council meets at 4 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month at City Hall. The meetings are open to the public. The council will submit an application to ADECA for $350,000 in grant funding.“Due to the critical nature of the project, the city will guarantee matching funds in the amount of $411,500 to the project,” Ramage said.The council voted to move ahead with the application and voted to give the mayor and city manager the authority to prepare the necessary documents.Thomas reviewed the FY2015 March financials with the council and said, halfway through the fiscal year, Brundidge is tracking according to the year’s budget and is in sound financial condition. Latest Stories Published 4:00 am Wednesday, June 3, 2015 Print Article The Brundidge City Council held a public hearing Tuesday regarding the city’s application for financial assistance through the Alabama Clean Water State Revolving Loan Program for improvements within the city’s sewer system.  The public hearing was to allow input about the project from Brundidge citizens.Following the public hearing, the council considered a resolution for a CDBG application in support of the sewer project.Brundidge City Manager Britt Thomas said the city intends to apply for a CDBG Competitive Fund Grant from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program, which is administered by the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA), for an amount of $350,000. The grant funds will be used for much needed sewer improvements at three pump stations located in separate areas of the city. Email the author You Might Like Lodging tax bill moves through House on to Senate The Pike County Commission’s proposed 4-percent lodging tax increase remains alive in the state Legislature. The bill was entered by… read more Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Book Nook to reopen Skip 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 HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe 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

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