Gordon Receives $750,000 from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs for CDBG Block Grant

 

The City of Gordon has received a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) in the amount of $750,000 from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (D.C.A.).

Local Gordon Officials, Mayor Turner, Terry Eady, Freddie Densely, George Wynn, Phyllis Payne, Rose Lawrence, and Bruce Daniel  have worked for a year as a committee. The joint effort, along

with grant writers, Allen-Smith and Engineering Firm Ingram & Associates yielded a plan/grant application.

The Mayor and Council offers thanks to the staff, and all others  involved in the effort. Work will begin to upgrade the water system in early 2020.