Several area independent beverage container redemption centers received Iowa Department of Natural Resource grants for facility improvements or equipment.

Main Avenue Redemption Center, Clinton, was granted $14,788 for an electric can counter; and Can City locations in DeWitt, Eldridge, Maquoketa and Tipton were funded $6,770 each for trucks.

Go to http://iowadnr.gov/waste/policy/rc_grants.html">iowadnr.gov/waste/policy/rc_grants.html for more information.