To upgrade Highway 65, Blaine and Anoka County will receive million in federal funding

When Congress completed its omnibus spending plan for fiscal 2023 right before the holidays, city leaders in Blaine and Anoka County received a $9 ...

January 10, 2023
2:18 AM

When Congress completed its omnibus spending plan for fiscal 2023 right before the holidays, city leaders in Blaine and Anoka County received a $9 million Christmas gift. The funds will be used to improve Highway 65. Since many years, Blaine has worked with Anoka County to address issues on the highway that divides the tenth-largest city in Minnesota. Mayor Tim Sanders stated that Blaine has taken the initiative in pushing for changes to Highway 65. 'We appreciate that this initiative is returning federal tax monies to our neighbourhood.

Patrick Huston