Washington County approved the application for a grant by the 175th Washington Celebration Committee under the county’s membership this week. The Committee’s co-chairs Diane Gallagher and Millie Youngquist presented the plans for the 8-day event in Washington in June and explained that they anticipate the cost ammounting to be between $50,000 and $60,000. The group is applying for a $5,000 Iowa Tourism grant, which requires a $1,250 match. The grant is due September 25th.
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