Area Projects Receiving Empower Rural Iowa Initiative Grant Funding
January 20, 2022 1:26pm
A few projects in the area are among those receiving grant funding through Governor Reynolds' Empower Rural Iowa Initiative.
The Sac Development Corporation is receiving a 2022 Rural Innovation Grant of 20-thousand dollars that will go toward a feasibility study for a soon-to-be vacated school building and adjacent green space in Sac City.
The City of Lake View is another recipient of a 20-thousand dollar Rural Innovation Grant, which will go toward developing a community center.
The Pocahontas Chamber of Commerce is getting a one-thousand dollar Rural Innovation Grant that will help launch a series of professional presentations and workshops that focus on workforce recruitment, retention, and culture.
The Pocahontas County Board of Supervisors are receiving a 20-thousand dollar Rural Return Grant for the development of an alumni registry and chamber membership incentive for new residents.
In all, over 500-thousand dollars in grant funding are being awarded to rural communities. The grants cover 38 projects across the state.
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