Chillicothe Receives Portion Of Block Grant
Date 2013/11/15 13:48:27 | Topic: News
|The Missouri Department of Economic Development recently announced the approval of nearly 1.6 million dollars in community development block grants to help 13 cities fund demolition projects.|
In this region, Kirksville was awarded nearly $165,000, Chillicothe was awarded $125,000, Novinger more than $118,000, and Hale more than $49,000.
The money is to be used at Chillicothe to help remove 41 residential structures.
The funding for Novinger is to help demolish 16 residential structures and 1 commercial building.
The grant for Hale is to help remove 10 residential structures.
The grant for Kirksville is to help take down 4 residential buildings and 1 commercial structure.
The buildings to be demolished in those communities were described as in poor condition.