COLUMBUS - State Senator Frank Hoagland (R-Mingo Junction) today announced the rollout of the state's capital budget, a $3.5 billion investment in Ohio's infrastructure and local community projects.
The legislature generally approves a capital budget every two years, and the bill funds needed improvements to public services and facilities across the state. This year’s capital budget includes investments into Ohio’s schools, community centers, natural resources, and more.
Senator Hoagland (R-Mingo Junction ) secured more than $5 million in funding for multiple projects across Athens (part), Belmont, Carroll, Harrison, Jefferson, Meigs, Monrow, Noble, Vinton (part), and Washington counties.
“These appropriations will go a long way in improving our communities and investing in our home,” Hoagland said. “I am proud to have fought for this funding and advocated for the 30th Senate District.”
Projects that have secured funding in the 30th District include:
Athens: ($1,030,000 total)
Belmont: $850,00 total
Carroll: $415,000 total
Harrison: $400,000 total
Jefferson: $400,000 total
Monroe: $335,000 total