Brundidge council approves contract for recreational trails program

Published 6:24 pm Thursday, October 20, 2022

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The Brundidge City Council met Tuesday night and worked from an agenda that was headed by the approval of a contract between the City of Brundidge and Poly Inc. of Dothan.

The council approved the contract for the Recreational Trails Program in the amount of $200,000. The total cost of the project is $344,795. The city’s match for the project is $144,795.

The funds will be used to resurface the existing walking trail with asphalt and extend the existing walking trail at Ramage Park and expand the parking area.

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The council authorized the maintenance required at the city’s wastewater treatment plant.

Willie Wright, city manager, informed the council that the railroad crossing on Lee Street will be closed at 8 a.m. on October 24 and will reopen at 5 p.m. on October 26.

Brundidge Mayor Isabell Boyd reminded the council of the city’s Trick or Treat event for children at 6 p.m. October 31 on the grounds of the historic Bass House.

The November meeting of the Brundidge City Council was rescheduled from 6 p.m. November 1 until 4 p.m. Wednesday November 2 to accommodate a downtown meeting.

The Brundidge City Council meets at Brundidge City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.