By Matt Sepic, KWMU
St. Louis, MO – The City of Wellston in St. Louis County is getting $1.5 million in federal funding for improvement projects.
A million dollars will go toward developing Ogden Avenue the city's main thoroughfare. The rest is earmarked for facility improvements at the Metropolitan Education and Training Center.
Senator Kit Bond announced the funding today.
The money is part of the appropriations bill President Bush signed last week.