The City of Richland says the application process for Community Block Grants is now open and will remain open until August 18th.
Community Block Grants can be used for a lot of purposes
According to the city:
"The CDBG program can fund a wide range of activities such as :
• Community facilities
• Housing rehabilitation, infrastructure in support of affordable housing
• Sewer, water, street
A large water project in Othello will be built soon, with help from grants and loans from the Washington State Department of Commerce.
The project will result in 72 permanent jobs
The Bruce Water Tower Construction Project will create a 200,000 gallon tower that will have piping looping in another 105 acres of the Bruce Industrial Park at the Port of Othello.