Nearly $8 Million in State Grant Money Awarded to Centralia Opportunity Zone Projects

Nearly $8 Million in State Grant Money Awarded to Centralia Opportunity Zone Projects

CENTRALIA — The city of Centralia and the Castle Ridge Event Center have combined to receive nearly $8 million in state grant money as a part of Opportunity Zone grants awarded by Governor J.B. Pritzker Wednesday.

Centralia City Manager Lowell Crow says the growth of the opportunity zone is a key for future economic growth in the city.

Castle Ridge will receive $7.5 million to further expand their facility and the city is receiving $455,000 to improve the roadway leading into the Gaetti and Castle Ridge facilities.

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Downtown Blues

Downtown Blues

The Granada Theatre presents Downtown Blues featuring The Ivas John Band. Devin Williams from Springfield, Illinois will open and local favorite Eastwood Frisch will return to the Granada stage!

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