City Of Norway Receives Federal Funds For Water System
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Norway will receive $5.6 million to support necessary improvements to its water and wastewater system.
The funds come as part of the 2014 Farm Bill, which increased funding for U-S-D-A Rural Development Water and Environmental programs.
President Obama signed the Farm Bill into law at Michigan State University in February. The city will receive a $1,154,000 grant and $1,651,000 loan through USDA Rural Development to fund necessary improvements to the existing wastewater system.
The city will also receive a $2,807,000 loan to fund improvements to the water system.