Among the improvements authorized by the Austell City Council on Oct. 7 are walkways at the city’s Threadmill Complex to meet the requirements of the American Disabilities Act. (Courtesy of Austell)

Austell approves $103K for 3 paving projects

The Austell City Council approved on Oct. 7 the expenditure of $103,550 for three paving projects.

PKS Paving Concrete and Construction was the low bidder for two projects that involve milling and paving of two streets.

PKS will be paid $49,800 for the Austell Avenue project and $39,900 for the Center Street project.

Funding will come from the Local Maintenance Improvement Grant funds.

For $13,850, Worsham Contracting, Inc. will install walkways - that meet the requirements of the American Disabilities Act - at the city’s Threadmill Complex, 5000 Austell-Powder Springs Road.

Funding will come from the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax.

In other business, Mayor Ollie Clemons announced the city will spend $35,000 to replace Windows 7 with Windows 10 that already has been budgeted.

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