The remains of the Panther Creek Water District water treatment plant, shortly after it was destroyed by the Echo Mountain Complex fire. The Oregon Legislature may approve $16.8 million in funding to restore the sewer and water infrastructure in the area. (Courtesy photo) 

Nearly every Lincoln County capital project proposed at this year’s legislative session was included in House Bill 5006 set to head to the floor today (Friday) for a final vote.

The bill is expected to pass and head to Gov. Kate Brown’s desk next week. If signed, HB 5006 would bring more than $40 million in funding for the various projects to Lincoln County.

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