Grant approved for Millersburg intermodal project
August 25, 2021
Roger Nyquist, Sherrie Sprenger and Will Tucker approved a $10 million grant for the intermodal-facility project under construction in Millersburg using funds from the American Rescue Plan Act during the Tuesday, Aug. 17, meeting of the Linn County Board of Commissioners.
Board Chair Nyquist said that when the Oregon Department of Transportation commissioners approved providing $25 million for the facility in 2019, they couldn’t foresee the COVID-19 pandemic nor its effects on construction costs and market conditions.
The grant was made to the Albany-Millersburg Economic Development Corpo...