Over at Yellowstone, the main project is an almost $5 million renovation of a wastewater treatment plant. Kind of a bummer that he didn’t speak about something a little more interesting, like an increase in Old Faithful souvenir snow globes. He at least should have hopped in the secret service mobile and taken a spin around The Grand Loop to get a good overview of everything.
In total, the national parks are getting an infusion of cash to fund and fix over 800 projects. We’re big fans of getting a little fresh air, so we’re all in favor of it. Let’s just hope we can score a couple more freebie days in the fall, because the last free national park entry weekends are coming up in just a couple weeks.
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[Photo of a different Biden speech: jim.greenhill]