Wheeling Heritage pushing for extension on distinction

Wheeling Heritage pushing for an extension on distinction as National Heritage Area

WHEELING, W.Va. —A local organization has been named in bipartisan federal legislation.

Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore-Capito, as well as Representatives David McKinley and Carol Miller, proposed the legislation that would extend Wheeling Heritage's authorization as a National Heritage Area for the next 15 years.

An extension would mean the group would remain eligible for grants, funding, and technical assistance. Read More