The West Virginia Infrastructure and Jobs Development Council announced $2.8 million in funding for sewer and water projects around the state at its meeting on Nov. 1. The council also approved technical reviews and requests to pursue funding for an additional 11 sewer and water projects. The approval of these reviews and requests helps cities, municipalities and public service districts save taxpayer money and keep their projects moving.
Local projects include:
- Town of Rainelle in Greenbrier County: Water storage improvements project estimated to cost $2.3 million.
About the West Virginia Infrastructure and Jobs Development Council: The WV IJDC was created by the WV Legislature in 1994 to serve as a funding clearinghouse for water and wastewater projects around the state. Gov. Jim Justice serves as council chairman, with Deputy Chief of Staff Ann Urling serving as his designee.