Grant Mayor Larry Walker took some time at the beginning of this year to look back on the town’s major accomplishments of 2018 and to look forward to some new goals in 2019.
Vivian Kay Johnson Pinkerton, age 68, of Grant, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at Crestwood Hospital. She was born in Huntington, West Virginia, to Brady Leslie and Alice Katherine Reynolds Johnson. No services have been announced at this time.
At its meeting last Monday, the Grant Town Council approved a motion to adopt Ordinance No. 265 to institute a Municipal Intercept Program for the town. It’s aimed at recovering old fines owed to the town.
A bid opening on the Grant sidewalk construction was held by the Town of Grant Tuesday afternoon. Mayor Larry Walker announced the amounts of the bid after Town Clerk Carolyn May unsealed the results.
The Grant Rec Department has been under the eyeful watch of Andre Thomas for over a year now. Since she took over as Park and Rec Director, the department has seen growth and continues to grow.