Business & economy, Special Reports

Rail project fails in $1.5 million request; another $1 million source isn’t documented

The Malheur County Development Corporation - the public board appointed by the county to oversee the Treasure Valley Reload Center - hoped to secure millions from the Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board but the effort failed last week. The company also had no records backing a claim that another $1 million source was lined up. The Malheur County. Court on Wednesday, Dec. 14, will consider again giving the project $2 million more . . .