Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Water, Sewer Grants Given.

Byline: Tara King Journal Staff Writer

Belen, Los Lunas, Bosque Farms Aided

Six communities in Sandoval, Bernalillo and Valencia counties will receive more than $2.2 million in funding to improve their water and sewer systems, thanks to a federal appropriation from the Army Corps of Engineers.

The 2001 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill, signed by President Clinton in October, set aside $3 million to be spent on improvements in the three counties, according to Jude McCartin of the office of Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., in Washington, D.C.

Projects in Belen, Bosque Farms, Los Lunas, Bernalillo, Corrales and Tijeras were awarded funding from the Corps of Engineers on Monday, McCartin said. …

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