Erwin BMA

The Erwin BMA voted to commit $100,000 in ARPA funding to build new tennis courts in partnership with Unicoi County Schools during their Feb. 14 meeting. The board later voted to commit $225,000 more. Deliberating are alderwoman Paula Kay Edwards and Glenn White, mayor.

The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted to commit $100,000 of their American Rescue Plan Act funding to partner with the Unicoi County School System to build new tennis courts.

The system originally requested $325,000 for the project, however some board members felt uncomfortable committing that amount. The city currently has $708,040 left of the ARPA money it received.

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