Century council OKs LOST transfer

On Monday, Aug. 3, the Century Town Council approved Interim City Manager Vernon Prather's request to transfer $3,444.34 of Local Option Sales Tax (LOST) funds to pay invoices for services to improve infrastructure.

The funds will pay an invoice submitted by Hydra Service, Inc. for a replacement sludge pump at the water treatment plant.

Councilman Gomez expressed concern about well No. 3, which is complete out-of-service currently.

“With well 3 being shot, what is the status of well 2?” asked Gomez. “Can we do both at the same time?”

Prather said until the well pump is pulled out to...