Council seeks CDBG grant

The Flomaton Town Council approved a resolution Monday to seek a Community Development Block Grant to pave Upper Creek Road, Carter Drive and if bids come in low, extending the paving to Ringold Street.

The $201,115 grant will require a $50,000 match from the town, but Mayor Dewey Bondurant Jr., told council members he felt he could raise $30,000 to go toward the match, leaving the town with $20,000.

Councilman Buster Crapps questioned how the roads were selected and said he felt the council members needed to be involved in the selection.

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