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La Crosse County survey launched in spending $23 million from feds



Time to make your opinions known on how La Crosse County should spend millions of dollars in federal money. 

The county has launched an online survey (click here) to get public guidance on ways to use $22.8 million from the American Rescue Plan Act. 

The survey is supposed to take about five minutes to complete. It seeks advice on how to improve housing, child care, and sustainability. 

County administrator Steve O’Malley was on La Crosse Talk PM last week and discussed spending priorities.

Several people commenting on social media have responded by saying the county needs better roads.  

Last month, the County Board set priorities for spending federal dollars for economic relief from the pandemic. Board members listed sustainability projects as their top priority for the money, followed by affordable housing.  

A native of Prairie du Chien, Brad graduated from UW - La Crosse and has worked in radio news for more than 30 years, mostly in the La Crosse area. He regularly covers local courts and city and county government. Brad produces the features "Yesterday in La Crosse" and "What's Buried on Brad's Desk." He also writes the website "Triviazoids," which finds odd connections between events that happen on a certain date, and he writes and performs with the local comedy group Heart of La Crosse. Brad been featured on several national TV programs because of his memory skills.

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