Board accepts HOME bids

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Construction on new houses for three Webster County homeowners can now begin after supervisors accepted bids on their behalf last week.
The Board of Supervisors opened bids from four housing contractors May 19 for demolition and reconstruction of three preselected houses. Representatives of the Golden Triangle Planning and Development District were present for the bid opening.
The county was awarded a grant from the Mississippi Development Authority, Community Services Division, through funding made available by HUD’s HOME Investment Partnership Program. HOME funds are designed to