Local government, Special Reports

Governor pushes extra $3 million for Nyssa rail center to cover cost overruns

Gov. Kate Brown is riding to the rescue of the Treasure Valley Reload Center, supporting $3 million in new state funding, with more to come if needed.

The taxpayer bailout is crucial to finish the Nyssa rail shipping center, which is far over budget and behind schedule.

Such funding would pay to erect the last major piece of the project – the shipping center building.

That 60,000-square . . .

You have reached content available exclusively to Malheur Enterprise digital subscribers.

Receive a 3-day free trial of unlimited digital access.

Already a subscriber? Login here.