Buffalo News – Budget plan cuts items important to WNYers

February 13, 2020 – (Relevant Portion) Environmental programs

For the first time in the Trump era, his annual budget proposes no cut in funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, the program responsible for the cleanup of the Buffalo River and other onetime environmental wastelands. What’s more, the budget increases funding for the West Valley Demonstration Project, the Cattaraugus County nuclear waste site, to $88 million – a 17% increase. Link to article

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Nancy Raca, Facilitator
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