Franklin seeking grant to replace curbs, gutters


Franklin will be seeking a grant through Warren County for funding to replace curbs and gutters.

City Council on Monday approved a resolution seeking $175,000 in federal Community Development Block Grant funding through Warren County.

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City Engineer Barry Conway said the estimated cost to replace deteriorated curbs and gutters in the Franklin Woods area of the city is $225,000. Conway said the city would cover the $50,000 difference in costs from its stormwater fund.

Conway said if the application is approved, Warren County would administer the entire project, including the bidding.



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