Project applications to be voted on at May 23 Local RESTORE Act Committee meeting [PREMIUM CONTENT] May 9, 2018 Quinton News APPROVED IN 2012, the RESTORE Act is aimed at helping gulf states recover from the impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Approximately $10 million has been allocated to date for projects in Walton County in connection with direct component or “Pot 1” RESTORE Act funds. Walton County’s Local RESTORE Act Committee is charged with evaluating and making recommendations to the county commission on project applications for these funds. By DOTTY NIST The process is underway for funding of new projects through moneys coming directly to Walton County in connection with the RESTORE Act. TheSubscribe or log in to read the rest of this content.