JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) -- Three north Mississippi counties are receiving financial assistance to help with the proper disposal of solid waste.
The grants were awarded to Alcorn, Clay, and Yalobusha County on Wednesday.
Alcorn County will receive $32,000 to help with the disposal of tires from small quantity generators.
Clay County will receive $11,658 to hire a solid waste enforcement officer.
Yalobusha County will receive $12,060 to clean up illegal dump sites in the county.