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Tifton city leaders celebrate completion of sewer system

TIFTON, GA (WALB) -

Tifton city leaders are celebrating the completion of a 5-year sewer system improvement project.

The city got a $500,000 community development block grant in 2010 after receiving numerous complaints about sewage backups in South Central Tifton.

"Citizens living in that area should have better services and a cleaner sanitary sewer now that's not over flowing and backwashing into their property," said Jessica Jones, Administration Asst.

Leaders submitted another application for a community development block grant on April 1st to help fix drainage issues in the city.

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