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Congressman Higgins Announces Over $13.2 Million for Buffalo & Erie County through the Urban & Community Forestry Program

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Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced the City of Buffalo and Erie County have been awarded $13,218,834 combined in federal funding through the U.S. Forest Service’s Urban and Community Forestry Program. A total of $1 billion was available to communities throughout the country through a competitive grant program under the Inflation Reduction Act. All award agreements are for a…