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Friday, March 24, 2017
Franklin County seeks state money for major road projects
Commissioners hope to get state money this year for number of road
Commission this week authorized applications for grants to work on 5
roads across the county.
board is seeking SCRAP funding for paving work on Highway 67 and
County Road 30A.
SCRAP program covers 100 percent of paving costs – Franklin County
only recently becase eligible for the program after increasing the
local gas tax.
board is also seeking money through the state's SCOP program to widen
and resurface Avenue A and Hickory Dip Road in Eastpoint.
SCOP program would cover 75 percent of the project cost.
Commission also agreed to seek money to widen and resurface Creamer
Street in Eastpoint through the County Incentive Grant Program which
is designed to relieve congestion on the state highway system.