U.S. Representative John Katko has secured $9 million in funding for ten projects across New York’s 24th congressional district.
Cayuga County is set to receive some of that funding for three projects: $500,000 for a Great Lakes study through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, $160,000 for maintenance projects at the Wells College water plant in the village of Aurora, and $75,000 for a Cayuga County emergency operations center, according to The Citizen.
Additionally, $180,000 in funding will go towards buying defibrillators for Newark-Wayne Hospital in the town of Newark, Wayne County.
“This funding bill represents a monumental step forward for our region,” said Rep. Katko. “I am proud to have secured nearly $9 million in funding for transformational projects that will help improve the quality of life throughout Central New York.”
You can finding the rest of the funding breakdown on Rep. Katko’s website.