Wrangell could receive $4 to $5 million state aid for water treatment plant
May 11, 2022
Wrangell is moving closer to receiving at least a $4.1 million state grant to add to $11 million in federal funds for construction of a new $15.4 million water treatment plant.
The House Finance Committee version of the state capital spending bill — the public works budget — includes a $5 million appropriation, while the Senate on Monday amended its version of the bill to include $4.1 million for the Wrangell project.
Lawmakers will need to merge and reconcile the two versions of the capital budget in the next week. With money in both the House and Senate bills, Wrangell is well positio...