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Congressman Mooney Announces Over $200,000 in Grant Funding for Local Governments

August 19, 2019
Press Release

Congressman Mooney Announces Over $200,000 in Grant Funding for Local Governments

Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) announced $202,300 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Community Facilities Grants Program for Morgan, Hardy, Hampshire, Kanawha and Clay Counties.

“Assuring that local businesses and governments have access to federal resources is a top priority of mine. I am happy to fight and help secure funds that are vital four our economic development and public safety to local communities,” said Congressman Mooney. 

Awards listed below:

Morgan County
Town of Paw Paw, $22,500
This USDA investment will be used by the Town of Paw Paw to purchase a new Dodge Charger Police Pursuit Car, with all necessary equipment.

Hardy County
Town of Moorfield, $70,600
This USDA investment will be used by the Town of Moorefield to purchase a new dump truck with snow plow package and box spreader.

Hampshire County
City of Romney, $33,700
This investment will be used to purchase a 2019 Ford F250 4X4 service truck to be used daily by the Public Works Department.  It will include a snow plow package, LED warning lights and tool boxes.

Kanawha County
City of Montgomery, $50,000
This USDA investment will be used to purchase a new garbage packer truck for the City of Montgomery.

Clay County
Big Otter Volunteer Fire Department, 25,500
This USDA investment will be used for the purchase of a new all-terrain emergency vehicle and trailer for the transport of that vehicle.

 

 

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