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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Watertown awarded an MVP Action Grant from State

The State has awarded Watertown an MVP Action Grant for a new Equity-Based Community Greening Program! Watertown will work to identify climate-vulnerable areas of town and design green interventions to add trees and stormwater management. 
“We have seen numerous heat waves this summer, and they will only become more frequent," said Watertown Senior Environmental Planner Laurel Schwab. "This $94,240 MVP grant will help us use trees and green infrastructure to cool off our hottest neighborhoods and help protect our most vulnerable residents."

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