City of Festus focusing on green initiatives

(Festus) The City of Festus has finalized and passed its annual budget for Fiscal Year 2022-2023.

City Administrator Greg Camp tells us that included are long term renewable energy initiatives for the city.

Other energy initiatives that made the final budget includes work to the Library.

The Public Works building is also getting new energy recovery systems, new fans and new lighting.

The energy recovery systems in the Public Works building alone are projected to save the city 5,600 dollars a year.