Ottawa Receiving $90M From EPA
April 7, 2023 12:04PM CDT
Ottawa, Illinois is receiving 90-million-dollars from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The money will be used to clean up the remaining area contaminated with radium as part of the Ottawa Radiation Areas site. The funding is part of President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to start new cleanup projects and expedite over 100 other ongoing cleanups across the country.