Royal receives grant for lift station generator
Additional funding sought for equipment purchases
June 16, 2022
Following more than three years of discussion and two years since the application was submitted, the City of Royal has been awarded a grant to obtain a generator for the sanitary sewer lift station.
City Clerk Barb Fletcher informed the city council of the grant award on June 8. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $37,500 in funding. That is divided between $33,750 in federal funds and $3,750 from the state.
According to discussion, the grant will be used to obtain and install an emergency generator and related equipment at the lift station.
The application was submitted to...