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Lebanon to use ARPA Funds for Stormwater Projects

Lebanon Mayor Sherry Capello announced Monday night how her administration will utilize the 16.6-million dollars in American Rescue Plan fund earmarked for the city.

Lebanon received 8.3-million dollars this year, and will receive the other 8.3-million next year:

Among some of the intersections in town where water doesn’t drain properly are 6th and Cumberland, 5th and Cumberland, 4th and Lehman and 4th and Peach Streets.

Mayor Capello also announced a plan to set aside one million dollars from the ARPA funds to distribute among local nonprofit organizations that provide mental health, healthy childhood environments, affordable housing, and workforce development:

A webpage for online applications is being set up and the mayor said the deadline to apply will be January 31st, 2022.