JEFFERSON CITY, Mo- The Missouri Department of Economic Development today announced it has awarded the communities of Newtonia and Stark City with $882,500 in funds from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. Projects include:
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.—The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced it has approved five communities with awards totaling $1,239,571 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds in the community facilities competition. Grant awards include:
From addressing local health and safety concerns to improving local facilities such as senior centers and community centers, CDBG programs are designed to support your community's wellbeing and greater capacity for growth. Grants are available in a variety of categories and can be utilized for a variety of community development initiatives.
BIG LAKE, Mo.—The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) approved $500,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to assist the Village of Big Lake repair damage from recent flooding.
Using CDBG funds, Big Lake will clear or replace blocked culverts and dredge up to four channels of the Lake itself to improve drainage, with the sediment being deposited in appropriate locations.