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

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

  • $100,000 for Hillsboro / Outdoor Theater and Performing Arts Park

  • $750,000 for Highland County MARCS Tower

  • $77,000 for Highland House Museum

  • $75,000 for Highland County Agricultural Extension relocation

"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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