Nearly $900,000 will be coming to local projects out of the .09 Economic Development Fund.
The Grays Harbor County Commissioners on Monday approved 2020 funding for four projects following a recommendation from the Economic Development Advisory Committee.
In their recommendation, the committee said that it met on August 14 to discuss and evaluate seven applications that had been submitted for possible funding.
Out of those, three projects were removed for various reasons, including not meeting criteria.
Commissioner Raines said that the projects may be valid, but the funding is specific.
The Grays Harbor County Commissioners approved funding for;
Commissioner Wes Cormier said that he approved some of the projects, but voiced opposition to the way the projects were selected.
In their meeting, the commissioners heard comment from Montesano Mayor Vini Samuel who had a request to have $50,000 for work to develop a medical clinic within the town.
That request was not approved on Monday, although the commissioners said that additional options may be available.