VERMILLION, S.D. – Vermillion was one of the communities awarded funding through South Dakota's Board of Water and Natural Resources.
The board approved $10.8 million for water, wastewater, solid waste and recycling projects. The total includes $937,000 in grants and $9.8 million in low-interest loans.
Vermillion was awarded $20,000 for recycling collection trailer purchase, which includes a $10,000 grant and $10,000 loan.
The grants and loans awarded by the board are administered through the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).