The City of La Cygne works to improve the city's water lines and water flow. The engineer is BG Consultants out of Lawrence, KS. The contractor is Orr Wyatt Streetscapes of Raytown, MO. The original grants awarded are:
CDBG - Kansas Department of Commerce Grant for $500,000
USDA - Rural Development Grant for $2,722,000
In addition the City took a USDA - Rural Development Loan of $2,950,000
The water project has several phases over a two year period.