Grant nets new water tank, generator for Turrell

Grant nets new water tank, generator for Turrell

Mayor ‘ very happy for the community’

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Turrell will soon be getting its new water tank and back-up generator.

Mayor Dorothy Cooper met with representatives from Arkansas Natural Resources Council and the winning bidder last week in Little Rock to sign the paperwork to get a new hydro-pneumatic water tank to help its ailing water system.

“I signed the paperwork and it has been ordered,” Cooper said.

The city received a $150,000 grant last July from ARNC to buy the pump.

Turrell has had constant problems with its water pump. The pump stopped working due to an electrical

By Mark Randall

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