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Construction on Nyssa reload center could stop unless nearly $10 million added, officials say

NYSSA – Costs for the Treasure Valley Reload Center ballooned yet again since last Friday, putting Malheur County officials on the hunt to find nearly $10 million in the next 60 days.

There is no assurance they will get it and the lead engineer warned Tuesday that failure to plug the budget gap could mean putting on hold for now the centerpiece of the project – the warehouse building itself.

The bad news rolled out during a meeting in Nyssa on Tuesday of the Malheur County Development Corp. This is the public company set up by Malheur County commissioners to manage the . . .