COLUMBUS – State Representative Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today announced the introduction of the $2.1 billion capital appropriations budget for fiscal years 2021-2022 as an amendment during the Senate Bill (SB) 310 conference committee. The capital appropriations budget includes $186.5 million for community projects, a number of which that will benefit House District 44 including:
Jeep Museum :$1,000,000
SeaGate Convention Centre :$500,000
Imagination Station :$400,000
Valentine Theatre HVAC System Upgrade:$200,000
Toledo Museum of Art: $150,000
Lourdes University Health Sciences Building - Campus Gateway :$125,000
Mosaic Lodge Community Center: $100,000
University of Toledo MBDC/MBAC Relocation :$125,000
YWCA of Northwest Ohio Building Renovations :$200,000
University of Toledo Hillel:$50,000
Boys and Girls Club of Toledo :$150,000
House District 44 Total :$3,000,000
“In view of the current financial situation for Ohio, I am pleased that there is a return of our tax dollars to community projects in District 44. These projects will help maintain state resources and promote the Ohio Promise that helps us live, work and raise our families in Ohio,” said Rep. Hicks-Hudson.
The capital budget and SB 310 are anticipated to advance to the House floor for a vote on the conference committee report on Thursday.