Roanoke awarded grant money

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Toni Mayo (front row, second from left), of the Indiana Department of Transportation, visited Roanoke on Friday, Sept. 22, to present a certificate for a Community Crossings Matching Grant totaling $567,232.50 to town representatives. Pictured are (front row, from left) Kay Moore, deputy clerk-treasurer; Mayo; and Phil Hibbert, supervisor of operations; and (middle row, from left) JoAnne Kirchner, clerk-treasurer; Dave Tucker, town council president; Paul Swain, utility superintendent; and Jason Porter, senior utility department worker; and (back row, from left) Eric Parker, assistant utility superintendent; and Macy McClellan, junior utility department worker. The grant money, along with money from the town, will pay for street improvement projects in 2018 totaling $756,310.