Governor Awards Block Grants to 4 Communities
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - Gov. Dennis Daugaard has awarded grants to four South Dakota communities for improvement projects.
Bonesteel, Delmont, Dupree and Wolsey will get a total of $1.5 million in grants to help with improvements carrying total price tags of more than $4.7 million.
Bonesteel is getting $515,000 for improvements to its water and wastewater systems.
Delmont will use a $257,500 grant to help build a new fire hall.
Dupree is getting $427,450 to help improve its wastewater system.
Wolsey is getting a $309,000 grant to build a new fire hall.
The Community Development Block Grant program is funded by the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Governor's Office of Economic Development administers it.
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