Centre County to receive more than $43,000 for solid waste planning

Centre County will be receiving more than $43,000 in state grant funding to upgrade its solid waste plan, state Rep. Mike Hanna, D-Lock Haven, announced Tuesday.

The grant will reimburse up to 80 percent of the costs to revise the plan, which must ensure 10 years of available disposal capacity and create a post-closure care trust fund for the landfills, according to a news release.