Senate District 17
Bob Peterson
Peterson Secures Funding for Key Projects in Gallia County
Senate Approves $3.5 Billion Investment in Ohio's Communities
June 2, 2022

COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) (R-Washington Court House) announced today he has secured funding in the state's Capital Budget for key projects in the 17th District.  
That includes funding in Gallia County:

  •  $300,000 for Gallia County Fairground Relocation

  •  $250,000 for Rio Grande Community College Agricultural Program

  •  $150,000 for Rio Grande Reservoir & Park Improvements

  •  $50,000 for Gallipolis Railroad Freight Station Museum

"I am thrilled we were able to secure funding for so many important projects," said Peterson. "From agriculture to the arts and from education to athletics, these projects will greatly help enhance the quality of life, economic development, and job growth in the 17th District today and for generations to come."
A full list of community projects for the entire state will be available later this week.
The Capital Budget will go to the Governor's desk for signing now that it has been approved by the House and Senate.
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