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Brownville, Milo to apply for federal housing rehab grant

Article from The Piscataquis Observer, Vol. 164, No. 51, December 18, 2002

BROWNVILLE The town of Brownville is joining Milo and Orneville in applying in a second round of housing rehabilitation funds from the state Department of Economic and Community Development.

The$400,000 community development block grant applied for, if received, would be distributed to homeowners in the communities, based on financial need and condition of the home.

A committee of residents from the towns would make final decisions on how themoney is spent.

Milo and Orneville have received a similar $300,000 grant in the past.

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