Two More Region 8 Projects Get Delta Grants

DECEMBER 8, 2006 - Posted at 3:29 p.m. CST

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Governor Huckabee's office says five Arkansas project will receive a total of $1.2 million to help revitalize the Delta region.

Two Region 8 projects will benefit.  They include...

-Southside Public Water Authority (Independence County), $300,000 for a wastewater treatment plant to serve about 600 households and businesses.

-City of Tuckerman (Jackson Co.), $78,900 to install a back-up generator for the water system.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)