Brundidge kicks of CDBC water, demolition projects

first_img You Might Like No decision made in youthful offender status No decision has been made in the bond reduction or youthful offender status of Deanna McLeod – the woman accused… read more Book Nook to reopen Latest Stories By Jaine Treadwell “When this project is completed, the only sections that remain with 4-inch water lines will be in the Oak and Lee street areas,” Thomas said.The cost of the two projects will be $406,000+ with the cost to the city at $56,598.Construction costs for the water line project is estimated at $323,598 and the demolition of the 19 structures at $44,000. Thomas said he has received a request from the state historical commission for information about three of the structures on the demolition list.Thomas said the Brundidge Business Association has asked if the city’s historic Christmas lights could be turned on during the citywide open house on Nov. 15.Thomas said the city will work toward that date but the city is behind its normal schedule since many of the decorations were damaged recently when the building where they were stored was destroyed in a windstorm.The Brundidge City Council meets at 4 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at Brundidge City Hall. The meetings are open to the public. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Email the author Following the swearing in of newly elected city officials and an organizational meeting on Monday, the Brundidge City Council worked from a short agenda at its regular meeting on Tuesday.The city has been approved for a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) from the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) for the demolition of 19 dilapidated structures within the city and the replacement of 4-inch water lines in the Caldwell Subdivision and 3-inch galvanized water lines in the housing authority property.City Manager Britt Thomas said the 3-inch and 4-inch water lines are non-compliant and will be replaced with 6-inch lines, which will improve fire fighting capacity. By The Penny Hoarder Brundidge kicks of CDBC water, demolition projects Sponsored Content Thomas said for the city to comply it must send out procurement packages for administrative services and for engineering services.The council voted to award the administrative services for the CDBG project to Monroe and Associates in the amount of $40,000 and the engineering services to Polyengineering in the amount of $43,000.Thomas said the city probably will not be ready to advertise for bids for the projects until February.“Once we get started, things should go rather quickly,” he said. However, the Army Corps of Engineers and the Alabama Historical Commission will have to sign off on the projects before they begin. Print Article Published 11:00 pm Tuesday, November 6, 2012 Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Skip Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson 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 HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe 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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