Grants awarded to northwest Kansas towns

The Northwest Kansas Planning and Development Commission in Hill City recently had a hand in several towns in the region acquiring grants.

The city of Long Island has received $276,000 of Community Development Block Grant funds for wastewater treatment facility improvements. …

A total of $69,872 of CDBG funds were awarded to the city of Hill City for demolition activities. …
The city of Quinter was the recipient of $217,089 in CDBG funds for the construction of a new legion size multi-purpose ball field at 203 Castle Rock St. in Quinter. …

The city of Natoma soon will be able to complete needed improvements at Natoma City Park. A $96,428 CDBG award will allow the city to remove an existing deteriorated, non-ADA compliant restroom building and outdated playground equipment…
CDBG awarded $222,000 to the city of Collyer for wastewater treatment improvements….

The city of Norton was awarded CDBG funds in the amount of $400,000 for electrical system improvements.

(Read more: Hays Daily News)