Adrian PSD receives federal loan, grant

Adrian Public Service District in Upshur County will receive a $534,000 loan and $416,000 grant to install two new water storage tanks and rehabilitate two existing water tanks, the U.S. Agriculture Department announced


The project will enable the district to comply with state regulatory requirements and increase customer capacity.

The funding is being provided through USDA Rural Development’s Water and Environmental


USDA is providing $203 million to finance 74 water and infrastructure improvement projects in 40 states.