Flomaton gives its OK on lagoon plan

Upgrade to begin on sewer project soon

The Flomaton Town Council approved a resolution to award the sewer lagoon project to Triptek Construction of Atmore following a bid opening last week where Triptek submitted the low bid of $387,000 for the first phase of the project.

Flomaton received a $350,000 Community Development Block Grant for the project that includes a $70,000 match. However, Mayor Dewey Bondurant, Jr., said Jeremy McMath with Civil Southeast said the match could reach $100,000. However, Mayor Bondurant said McMath is working to get some financial help on the match.

Phase I will include the installation of of a chlorin...