Tupelo OK's Spain House foundation price

By Emily Le Coz/NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – It will cost $30,431 to prepare a foundation for the century-old Spain House, bringing its total relocation cost within a few hundred dollars of the originally estimated price.

In a 4-3 vote, the City Council on Tuesday accepted a quote by Lynn Bryan Construction for the foundation work. It’s the final component in a long-awaited project to move the historic Spain House from its current spot downtown to the Mill Village neighborhood.

Opposing were Ward 5 Councilman Jonny Davis, Ward 6 Councilman Mike Bryan and council President Fred Pitts.

Read the full story in Wednesday’s Daily Journal.