Monroe City Gets Federal Wastewater Treatment Grant

Monroe City in Knox County is the recipient of a 469-thousand-dollar federal grant for improvements to its wastewater system.

The U-S Department of Agriculture grant will help replace an existing lift station and install a new ten-inch sewer to direct flows to a new wet well.

The grant will also fund the rehabilitation of the current plant, including new liners, piping, and a new set of wet weather flow tanks.