City of Ellaville to receive big
$150,000 grant for Street-Scape
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From the August 10, 2016 issue of The Journal
By Linda Adams
   The Ellaville City Council got some really good news recently. A Local Maintenance Improvement Grant of $150,000 has been awarded the city by the Department of Transportation as a way to compensate for the financial hardship caused by the original contractor used on the Street-Scape project. These funds must be used only for street and sidewalk work.
   That was one of many topics discussed during the recent Council meeting. Another "hot" topic was the city's chipper. City Manager Lynne McChargue told the council that the chipper had caught on fire and ... The rest of the story.