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Local Agency to Receive Approved Funds for Building Improvements

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 6:28 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel


Washington County’s HACAP has been awarded funds from the Iowa Department of Economic Development.  Mitch Finn with HACAP says the money totaling over $468,000 will be used to renovate space at the Orchard Hill Complex for classroom use by the Head Start program.  He says the funds are coming from a Community Development Block Grant.

They are part of almost $3 million awarded across the state to other community facilities and were given based on the financial need and potential impact of the project, benefit to low- and moderate-income individuals, and commitment of local resources to moving the project forward.