MIDLAND CITY -- Midland City just received a Federal Transportation Alternatives Program grant from the Alabama Department of Transportation to add sidewalks to County Road 59, Delta Street and 3rd Street.
The grant is worth $179,766. 40.
The city is obligated to pay $44,941.60 for the remainder of the sidewalk project. This money is coming from the 4 cent gas tax fund.
The city and the department of transportation will have a planning meeting to decide when construction on the sidewalks will begin.
Midland City recently had a part of County Road 59 paved from Highway 231 to where 134 crosses.