Wes Hickman (202-224-5972) or Kevin Bishop (864-250-1417)
- U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today announced the Beech Island Rural Community Water District will receive a $2.9 million loan for water infrastructure improvements.
The funds will be used to install approximately 2,896 radio-read meters, a new office building, a new well and treatment building, approximately 4,800 feet of six-inch water main.
“Infrastructure improvements help provide better service to the residents of Beech Island and make the area more attractive for future economic development,” said Graham.
The loan was awarded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.