Commissioners talk revitalization grant


GREENVILLE—The Darke County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday afternoon to discuss a demolition/revitalization grant. Commissioners Matt Aultman, Marshall Combs and Larry Holmes were all present.

The board approved Resolution (R-102-2023), a fund advance of $41,5000 to cover Mikesell Excavating payment #1 for project #5.

Funds from 2022 Bldg. Demolition/ Revitalization Grant will advance back once revenue is received.

Commissioner Aultman said project #5 was a larger bid demolition project, the board split paid it.

“This motion comes from the $471,000 grant we got from the state to tear down and clean up junk houses around the county,” he added.

The Darke County Board of Commissioners hold regular session every Tuesday and Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at 520 South Broadway, Greenville, Ohio 45331. For more information contact the commissioner’s office at 937-547-7370.