More Government Grants Articles

  • Sun Valley region airport gets $18M grant

    HAILEY, Idaho (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is awarding a small central Idaho airport that serves the resort area of Ketchum and Sun Valley an $18 million grant for construction work on safety improvements. The Idaho Mountain Express (http://bit.ly/1hQ8AMO ) reports the Friedman...

  • Obama, Biden to announce $600M for job grants

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur creation of targeted training and apprenticeship programs that could help people land well-paying jobs. They are making the announcement...

  • Texarkana awarded $7,700 grant to attract business

    TEXARKANA, Ark. (AP) — Texarkana will receive a $7,700 grant from the state to develop sites in the Maxwell Industrial Park. The Texarkana Gazette reported (http://is.gd/p00iJ6 ) Thursday the grant, awarded through the Arkansas General Improvement Fund, will support an environmental study and...

  • Buchanan Co. water project gets federal grant

    HURLEY, Va. (AP) — A public water project in Buchanan County has received a $4.7 million federal grant to extend service to another 267 homes. The grant will be used to help pay for the fifth phase of the Hurley Regional Water Project. The funding comes from reclamation fees paid by the coal...

  • Va. grants awarded for tree-planting program

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Forestry has awarded $108,000 in grants to 24 local governments and citizen groups for tree-planting programs. The grants for the Virginia Trees for Clean Water Program were provided by the U.S. Forest Service's Chesapeake Watershed Forestry...

  • Va gets $7.4M in homeland security grant funds

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia is getting $7.4 million in homeland security grant funding for fiscal year 2014. Gov. Terry McAuliffe says that's a 15 percent increase in funds from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security compared with the previous fiscal year. Officials say the grants aim to...



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