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KLGR-area communities will receive $4,445,000 in grants from the Small Cities Development Program.

The grants, announced Monday by Governor Tim Walz, were awarded to 36 cities, townships, and counties across Greater Minnesota to be used for property rehabilitation, upgrading public facilities, and other economic development projects.

KLGR-area 2023 Small Cities Development Program Grant Recipients:

Delhi, $600,000
Public facility improvements

Granite Falls, $943,000
Rental housing rehab and commercial rehab

Lake Lillian, $600,000
Public facility improvements

Sacred Heart, $1,175,000
Owner-occupied housing rehab and public facility improvements

Tracy, $1,127,000
Owner-occupied housing rehab and commercial rehab