FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 27, 2001
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor George H. Ryan announced today that he is releasing $210,000 in Illinois FIRST funding for projects in the Rockford Area, including $200,000 to the Village of Stillman Valley to drill and construct test wells in order to find a viable water source to increase the quantity and improve the quality for the community.
This Illinois FIRST project was initiated by State Sen. Bradley Burzynski, R-Sycamore.
Other Illinois FIRST grants announced by Ryan: