• City paying for most of $5.3M wastewater facility, but officials say return on investment will be high
BROOKINGS – Bel Brands got an early Christmas present this week.
The Brookings City Council approved bids Tuesday for a wastewater pretreatment facility for the cheese making plant, which is now under construction north of the Swiftel Center.
The city’s $5.3 million gift wasn’t unexpected – it was part of the deal that lured the international food company to Brookings.
The winning bid was submitted by John T. Jones Construction Co. of Fargo, N.D.For the complete article see the 12-24-2012 issue.
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