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Council approves a $1.2 million in sewer projects

Just under $1.2 million in additional waste water collection system work was authorized by the Mount Vernon City Council at their meeting Monday night.

BELT Construction, Inc. of Texarkana, Ark., was the low bidder from among seven bids received for all three schedules of work in the Phase II project. For information on what this work will entail, see the March 1 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.