Monday, August 08, 2022

State Announces Award Of $42 Million In Federal Recovery Funds For Hard Labor Creek Reservoir Water Treatment Plant

***Plant Estimated To Cost $80 Million

The Governor’s Office of Planning and Budget has informed Walton County that its application for funding for a water treatment plant for Hard Labor Creek Regional Reservoir has been approved tentatively at $42 million.

Walton Commission Chair David Thompson announced at a called meeting of the reservoir Management Board last week that he had been notified of the favorable review of the county’s application for funding on July 14.