FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 7, 2009
SCHUMER ANNOUNCES OVER $1.8 MILLION COMING TO TOWN OF BATAVIA FOR TWO NEW WATER DISTRICTS
Grant-Loan Combination Will Be Used to Build New Rural Water Districts - Enhance Quality of Life, Service One Hundred Citizens
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded grants and loans totaling $1,833,8
"This is a great step forward for
The USDA Rural Development Water and Waste Disposal Grant and Loan program provides funds to reduce water and waste disposal costs to a reasonable level for rural users. The grant program also sends funds to help develop water and waste disposal systems in rural areas and towns. Grants can be used to construct, repair, modify, expand, and improve water supply and distribution systems, acquire needed land and water sources, and pay for legal and engineering fees when necessary to build facilities.