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WARREN, Ohio - The city continues to benefit from it's membership in a governmental energy aggregation.

On Tuesday, the director of the Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council presented the city with a grant-check totaling more than $350,000.

The grant rewards the city for it's efforts in energy efficiency.

"It's a very profitable relationship. We're very glad to show being good stewards to the citizen's taxpayer money in terms of energy usage," says Warren Mayor Doug Franklin.

Franklin says much of energy savings took place at the muncipal building. The energy council represents communities in ten northeast Ohio counties in negotiating bulk energy rates under multi-year contracts.

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