FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 19, 2001
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor George H. Ryan announced today that he is releasing $127,000 in Illinois FIRST funding for projects in Northwest Illinois, including $100,000 to the City of Dixon to construct streets, water mains and new sanitary sewer lines within the Lee County Industrial Development Association Industrial Park. Lee County is contributing $46,000.
This Illinois FIRST project was initiated by State Sen. Todd Sieben, R-Geneseo.
Other Illinois FIRST grants announced by Ryan: