Jim Hamsher

Jim Hamsher, Prairie City’s mayor and Grant County commissioner, speaks during a 2020 session of the Grant County Court.

WASHINGTON — The county could get more than $2 million in federal funding for infrastructure and improvement projects.

Grant County’s local projects were among a list of more than 100 included in a Senate appropriations bill for the next fiscal year, according to a Friday, July 29, press release from Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley.

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Steven Mitchell, a reporter with the Blue Mountain Eagle since 2020, covers sports, county government and issues facing natural resources and ag in Grant County. Office: 541-575-0710 Cell: 971-263-3444 Email:steven@bmeagle.com

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