TNT: Feds will pay $80M to help move businesses too close to JBLM

"Lakewood announced Monday it is partnering with the state and the Department of Defense to move the businesses away from JBLM’s McChord Field runway. The defense agency has agreed to provide up to $80 million over 50 years."

"The City of Lakewood wants businesses to stay in the city and is willing to help in the relocation process. With $2.5 million from the state and $80 million from the federal government, a Lakewood economic team will help businesses look for new properties, pay fair-market value for their current property and demo the building in the clear zone."

Read more of this story by Josephine Peterson at The News Tribune.

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