Sainato: New Castle to receive $123,600 DCED grant

NEW CASTLE, June 22 – State Rep. Chris Sainato, D-Lawrence, today announced that New Castle was approved for a state grant to prepare a storm water management plan.

The city will receive $123,600 from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development. The grant was approved under the provisions of the Municipalities Financial Recovery Act (Act 47).

“This grant will provide a tremendous opportunity for New Castle to incorporate plans for needed improvements without putting a burden on taxpayers,” Sainato said. “I congratulate Mayor Anthony Mastrangelo and everyone for their efforts in obtaining this funding.”