Automatic Defibrillator Project (Macon 2019): Purchased and put into service two (2) AFO devices, at the Little Texas VFD, to enable the ability to respond when needed for cardiac emergencies.
District 3 Multi-purpose Trail and Picnic Tables (Macon 2018): Purchased materials needed to provide a crusher run multi-purpose walking trail and picnic tables.
District 4’s Multi – Purpose Trail (Macon 2019): Funds were used to construct a multi-purpose trail, at an existing community facility, for citizens to use as they exercise and fellowship.
Enviroscape Education (Macon 2019): Purchased life-like replicas of water sheds to teach conservation education in K-12 classrooms throughout Macon County.
Fishing for Families (MCSWCD) (Macon 2018): Grant awards used to stock pond and site enhancement for general public use.
Macon County Farmer’s Market Upgrade (Macon 2019): Funds were used to upgrade crush run materials in the parking area of the farmer’s market for safety, as well as, to upgrade parking areas.
Macon County Safety Day (Macon 2016): Macon County City Park was the location site for Progressive Ag Safety Day event 11 May 2016. The Safety Day included eight outdoor education stations-Internet Safety, Bus Safety, Firearm Safety, Drug Safety, Health Rock and Food Safety. What a great day for180 students and 30 volunteers sharing and learning at the Macon County Progressive Ag Safety Day!! Mid-South RC&D was there!!
Mobile Community Garden (TULIP) (Macon 2016): Purchase a portable storage structure and supplies to create the mobile community garden.
Progressive Ag Safety Day (Macon 2016): Macon County City Park was the outdoor venue for the event. Secure materials to enhance and provide a safe location for the 150 students and 30 volunteers. Checkpoint stations included GEM Safety, Bus Safety, Gun Safety, Drug Safety, Health Safety, Food Safety and Internet Safety.
Tuskegee Women’s Agriculture Project (Macon 2016): Purchase two wheel tractor (BCS 739), a 26” tiller & bedder attachment. The project trains women in farm equipment use, teaches crop production strategies, and develops mentors. Equipment overview, hands on demos & soil management training provided by a BCS Representative & field conservationist. Six farms have equipment access.