$50,000 awarded to Mendon and to Franklin Township
By Timothy Cox
Two Mercer County communities will receive a total of $100,000 of $500,000 in Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) public recreation grants.
Mendon and Franklin Township will each receive $50,000 grant awards that call for an equal amount of money as a local match. Both communities have plans in place to avoid spending $50,000 in cash from their respective coffers, said Ron Puthoff, a grant consultant who worked on both grant applications. [More