DIXIE INN – The Village of Dixie Inn is seeking grants to install new water meters to some 130 customers.
Mayor Kay Stratton said most of the current meters are 40 years old and are slowing down, which makes it harder to get an accurate read on the meters.
“Our water meters were put in in the mid-1970s,” she said. “Our sewer plant has been upgraded through the years, and our water treatment plant has been upgraded as far as chemicals and things of that nature, but the only thing not upgraded is our water meters.”
She applied for the Louisiana Community Development