Montgomery County Legislature pulls resolution to seek grant to launch composting operation

Montgomery County Legislature pulls resolution to seek grant to launch composting operation

FONDA — The Montgomery County Legislature withdrew a resolution to seek $800,000 in federal funding to launch a composting program through an application process that would need to be completed before officials could study the project's feasibility.Legislature Chairman Robert Purtell withdrew his sponsorship of the resolution before it could be put to a vote by the full board on Tuesday at the request of the Montgomery County Department of Economic Development.“We really didn't have the appropriate time to get all the facts,” Montgomery County Executive Matthew Ossenfort said. “There was some concern over the optics of it from a grant…
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