Sirens to be bought
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Three storm alert sirens will soon go up in the town of Highfill, thanks to GIS Community Enhancement Grant money received by the town.
The town of Highfill received a $3,500 check fromArkansas Representative Mary Slinkard and Arkansas Senator Kim Hendren in April. The money is from the state’s General Improvement Funded Community Enhancement Grant Program. The town recently received a second check through the efforts ofHendren and Slinkard in the amount of $43,000 from the same program, making a total of $78,000 available for the purchase of three sirens.
The town had requested $90,000 in the second round of grants, according to Highfill Fire Marshal Rob Holland, so that it could put sirens in ...
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News, Pages 1 on 11/17/2010