Trenton Receives Grant To Assist In Farmers Market Pavillion
Date 2013/8/8 5:42:00 | Topic: News
|The City of Trenton has been approved to receive a federal grant of more than 25-thousand dollars towards the cost of constructing a farmers market pavilion downtown.|
Trenton is among three communities in Missouri to receive funding for a farmers market. Lamar was approved for 20-thousand dollars and Perryville nearly 20 thousand. The other recipient in Missouri, Old Trails Regional Tourism Partnership, was allocated nearly 50-thousand dollars to assist the development of a regional economy.
The four projects in Missouri are among 131 recipients nationwide. Combined, the national projects are allocated to receive six-point-five million dollars through the U-S Department Of Agriculture. The funding is contingent upon the recipients meeting the terms of the grant agreement.
The money is through the Rural Business Enterprise Grant Program.