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Council approves amendment to redevelopment grant

WORTHINGTON -- City council approved an amendment to the former Campbell Soup factory site redevelopment grant at its regular Monday meeting,

The public reuse area originally did not include the fire station site.  Prior to the fire station design and construction phase, the balance of the redevelopment grant was approximately $155,000. With the addition of the fire station site, an additional $50,000 is projected to be eligible for funding.

In other business, the council:

* Approved the Worthington Country Club's application for a four-day temporary on-sale liquor license for its annual Labor Day Golf Tournament.

* Approved King Turkey Day Inc.'s application for a temporary on-sale beer license and a temporary on-sale liquor license for the 2011 King Turkey Day.

* Approved an amendment to an agreement with the Environmental Management Corporation (EMC) for operation of the industrial wastewater treatment facility.

* Authorized awarding a quote to Worthington Excavating for the Ehler's Park boat ramp.