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The Putnam County Commission announces the groundbreaking ceremony for the Manila Ridge Waterline Extension project to be held at the Manila Chapel Church at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 9.

This project will bring public water service from WV American Water to 50 residents. The Putnam County Commission was awarded a $1.5 million Community Development Block Grant Award through the WV Governor's Office to help make this project possible.

County officials and other local and state leaders will participate in the ceremony.

Manila Chapel Church is located on Manila Ridge Road approximately 4.5 miles from Route 62. For more information, please contact Jeremy Young, County Manager at 304-586-0201.

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