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Mixed results for countywide ARPA applications

Neither Crook County nor the City of Sundance was successful in securing American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding during the most recent application cycle.

The county submitted an application for $2.15 million to fund a Consolidated Emergency Response Facility, while the city requested $648,000 for renovation of the fire hall.

The projects were among seven to be rejected as ineligible for the funding.

Two of the county’s municipalities did meet with success, however.

The Town of Pine Haven was awarded $222,000 for a sewer main project in Glenn Vista, while the Town of Moorcroft will receive $80...