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Grant puts wheels under Renville-Redwood counties recycling project


OLIVIA -- Several years of planning for a joint recycling facility to serve Renville and Redwood counties has paid off with the announcement Thursday by Gov. Mark Dayton that the counties will receive a $1,898,750 grant from the state of Minnesota.

"We're finally going to get some wheels under the project and we're ready to go,'' said Jon Mitchell, environmental director for Redwood County.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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