$1M CDBG grant for Lukjan approved
May 26, 2017
Sidney City Council Tuesday approved a $1 million community development block grant for Lukjan Metal Products Inc.
The state funds will be issued to Lukjan for acquisition of facilities at 1 Greenwood Drive and other development costs.
“The applicant is actually the city,” Star Lehl, Nebraska Department of Economic Development consultant, said. “The state grants that money to the city and then the city goes through the non-profit development organization.”
She added, “The invoices are submitted to the NDO, and they actually pay the invoices.”
According to Lehl, $800,000 of the g...