Moolenaar Welcomes Water Infrastructure Grant for Cadillac

September 23, 2020
Press Release

The Lake Mitchell Sewer Authority has received financial support from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Rural Development for water infrastructure improvements in Cadillac.

The Lake Mitchell Sewer Authority was approved for a $9,388,000 Water and Waste Disposal loan from the USDA that will be used to improve the wastewater collection system. The project will add new pumps, repair or replace pump stations, and improve system technology.

"This funding will help prevent health hazards and pollution, while benefiting water quality in the area,” said Congressman John Moolenaar. “This support from USDA will help make sure that Cadillac residents have a reliable wastewater system and protect Lake Mitchell for future generations."

Congressman Moolenaar has supported efforts for rural development in Michigan. He is Michigan’s only member of the House Appropriations subcommittee with oversight of the Department of Agriculture and the Office of Rural Development’s grant programs.

More details regarding the loan announcement can be found here.