Hoeven Announces USDA RD Funding to North Dakota

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven, ranking member of the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Committee and a senior member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development recently awarded funding to three North Dakota entities. Details are as follows:

  • Towner County Hospital Authority – $10.9 million loan to construct a critical access hospital and nursing home. 
  • City of Napoleon – $590,000 loan and a $380,000 grant to replace water and waste water infrastructure.
  • City of New Salem – $1.9 million loan and a $1.5 million grant to replace sewer pipe under city streets.  

“These USDA Rural Development resources will be used to enhance communities in North Dakota and improve the residents’ well-being and quality of life,” said Hoeven.