Calhoun County Receives Water Extension Grant

Pictured from Left to Right: Jay Click of the Southwest Arkansas Planning and Development District (SWAPDD), Bobby Ballinger of Congressman Bruce Westerman’s office, Billy Williams, Calhoun County Judge Floyd Nutt, Governor Asa Hutchinson, AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston, AEDC Grants Division Director Jean Noble, and Blake Harrell and Jimmy Parker, both of SWAPDD.

Calhoun County Receives Water Extension Grant

LITTLE ROCK – Calhoun County was one of 28 cities and counties presented awards totaling more than $7.5 million by Gov. Asa Hutchinson at a ceremony Oct. 24 at the State Capitol.

Calhoun County received a $729,390 grant for a water extension project. The funds originate from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) State Program for Small Cities and are administered by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) Grants Division.




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