Birdseye awarded money for new fire station; Chandler to get drainage upgrades

Birdseye awarded money for new fire station; Chandler to get drainage upgrades

INDIANA (WFIE) - Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs announced 21 rural communities will receive more than $12 million in federal grant funding.

Additionally, two local towns will get a cut of that money.

Birdseye was awarded $500,000 to build a new fire station.

Chandler received $600,000 for drainage improvements. That project includes installing two stormwater detention facilities to offset the existing one.

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