Cotter, McCrory receive USDA grants for vehicles, equipment - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Cotter, McCrory receive USDA grants for vehicles, equipment

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
MCCRORY, AR (KAIT) -

Three legislators announced the awarding of three U.S. Department of Agriculture grants for McCrory, Cotter and Brinkley.

A $17,000 grant awarded to McCrory will be used to purchase a fire department vehicle and equipment.

Cotter's grants totaling $8,800 will be used to purchase a police vehicle and equipment.

Meanwhile, Brinkley received a $1,317,000 rural development loan to make improvements to the city's existing wastewater treatment plant.

The announcement was made Thursday by U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton as well as Congressman Rick Crawford.

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