More Than $45M Approved For NC Water Projects

A second round of federal funding has been approved for water recovery projects in more than 30 North Carolina counties.

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources said Monday
more than $45 million will be used for drinking water, stormwater
and wastewater projects in 31 counties.

A spokeswoman for Gov. Beverly Perdue said more than half of the
projects will be green projects that promote environmental

Specific details about the projects are not immediately available. Perdue said they will create jobs and build state infrastructure.

More than $86 million in water recovery funds were distributed
to 58 counties in April.

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  • by Kimo Location: Belhaven on Jul 21, 2009 at 05:29 AM
    More than half of the projects will be "green" but Bev. doesn't know where they are. Sounds like she has taken a page out of Obama's play book. Just sent money, I'll figute out what to do with it later.

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