Benson awarded $1.035 million state DEED grant

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By Reed Anfinson
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Swift County Monitor-News

Benson has been awarded $1,035,000 for renovation and energy efficiency upgrade to owner-occupied housing and commercial properties by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

Benson submitted its application for the funding last year to the Small Cities Development Program (SCDP) grant program with the assistance of the Upper Minnesota Regional Development Commission (RDC).

The SCDP program works to help homeowners by offering grants based on household size and income. There are also opportunities for rental building owners and commercial building owners...

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