Grafton Receives Grant

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A Jersey County Illinois town is getting state grant money to build an addition to its visitors center.

Governor Pat Quinn’s office announced Saturday that Grafton is the recipient of $640,000.

In total, 47 Illinois museums operated by local governments or cities are getting $20 million in capital funds.

The money comes from a five-year $31 billion capital construction program passed in 2009.

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