June 4, 2022

Warm Springs awarded $25 million in federal funds to address long-standing water system issues

Author: KTVZ news sources

WARM SPRINGS, Ore. (KTVZ) -- The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs are set to receive about $25 million in federal funds to help tackle the reservation's long-standing water issues, the Indian Health Service announced this week.
Boil-water notices have been issued several times in recent years due to failures or issues with the reservation's aging water system.
The IHS announced on Tuesday some $700 million in funding to improve tribal water and sanitation systems across the country, from the ...