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Blackfoot wins wastewater grant

Published On: Nov 13 2012 05:50:49 PM CST

The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality has approved a $67 thousand for the city of Blackfoot.  The city will match the grant with another $67 thousand in local funding.

The funds will be used by the city to prepare a wastewater system facility planning study and environmental documents.  It will evaluate the current wastewater treatment system and identify improvements to address compliance issues and regulatory permit requirements.