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Grundy County Board OKs local projects

This week, the Grundy County board approved a measure to fix the roof at the Sheriff's department in Morris.
This week, the Grundy County board approved a measure to fix the roof at the Sheriff's department in Morris.

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office building’s leaky roof will finally get fixed. On Tuesday, the Grundy County Board approved the 2019 roof project with Filotto Roofing of Crest Hill in the amount of $19,780.

The board also approved a petition from a Wauponsee Township couple to open a pet rescue and sanctuary at their rural property on Dwight Road.

Gina and Chris Bartucci will operate the “All Those Left Behind” resuce adjacent to their residence. The rescue will host up to 50 dogs/puppies and 30 cats/kittens.

Additonally, the board approved a $2,000 contract Treadstone Tire Recycling from Joliet to provide a trailer to haul away tires during the upcoming tire recyclling event in Seneca on July 18 to 20 at Olson Recycling Center, 345 W. Route 6.

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