EPA awards $388,000 to Russell, Kan., for drinking water improvements
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $388,000 to the city of Russell, Kan., for improvements to its drinking water system, according to a press release.
The project is expected to be completed by the fall of 2012.
EPA Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks said, “Enhancing the safety of drinking water systems is an important step in providing safe drinking water to the residents of Russell. These water infrastructure funds will partially fund the construction project which is estimated to cost $843,500.”