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City Council approves Brawley Street improvement project

Tuesday, November 12

Important project in Northside redevelopment gets nod from Council


At their meeting on Monday, Spartanburg City Council gave unanimous approval to a major project in the redevelopment of the city's Northside. The project includes extending a sewer line, wider sidewalks, a new curb and gutter, landscaped curb lawn, storm drainage improvements, construction of a rear access road and resurfacing of Brawley Street from the College Street to Folsom Street. Raby Construction Company, LLC of Greenville was the low bidder on the project at $227,492.


Also at the meeting, Council heard an final financial report for fiscal year 2013. The City finished out the year with a surplus of around $400,000, and increased its reserve fund balance from 18 percent to 20 percent of annual revenue, roughly $6.5 million. 


For more on Monday's meeting, see the full video and a roundup of our live tweets below.