FEMA giving $1.2 million to help fix waste water plant
QUINCY, Ill. (WGEM) -
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) says a FEMA grant for $1,297,179 will go to fix the Quincy Waste Water Treatment plant that was damaged by severe storms and flooding in April and May 2013.
Construction of the $4.3 million project began last month.
City Engineer Jeffrey Conte says insurance will cover a majority of the cost.