After many years, the City of Kemp eagerly celebrates a ground breaking ceremony for their new water treatment facility April 16. Due to inclement weather, the ceremony was moved downtown to city hall. Pictured is Senior Project Manager for Urban Infraconstruction LLC. Aaron James (from left), Plant Operator Haley Reed, Chief Plant Operator John Aguilar, Council Member Lesley Rose, previous Council Member Alvin Miller, Council Member Jackie Self, Council Member Leona Bounds, Mayor Laura Peace, Mayor Pro-Tem Barry Lummus, Council Member Christi Neal, City Administrator Regina Kiser, Project Manager for Plummer Lynsy Nagle Varner, PE. and in the back Kaufman County Commissioner Pct. 4 Ken Cates.