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Last updated 11/11/2021 at 12:46pm



Editor's note: U.S. Rep. Pramila Jayapal, who represents Seattle and Edmonds in the 7th Congressional District, helped negotiate the $1.2 trillion U.S. House infrastructure package that would bring more than $8.5 billion to Washington state. So what does that mean for Edmonds and the state?

The following, detailing what the federal bill includes, is from a Jayapal news release.

Historic investments in roads and highways: $110 billion in new funds for repairing and building roads, bridges, and major projects and investing nearly $5 billion for Washington's highways.

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