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Traffic moves along Paw Paw Avenue on Wednesday in Benton Harbor. The city recently received a state grant that will help resurface the road.

BENTON HARBOR — Paw Paw Avenue in Benton Harbor will receive a makeover thanks to a $346,435 state grant that was announced Wednesday.

“This is great news,” Mayor Marcus Muhammad said when reached by phone. “It’s another feather in our cap that the city of Benton Harbor is doing the right thing.”

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