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Alabama governor awards $17.8 million in funds to improve towns

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey awarded almost $17.8 million in funds to improve 54 Alabama towns, cities and counties.

Posted: Oct 29, 2018 11:25 AM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WTVA) - Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey awarded almost $17.8 million in funds to improve 54 Alabama towns, cities and counties.

The 55 Community Development Block Grants will support a number of community improvement projects including water and sewer extensions and rehabilitation, street and drainage improvements, housing rehabilitation and community centers.

Small City Fund (Municipalities with populations of 3,000 or less)

Beatrice – $350,000 for street improvements.

Camden – $350,000 for water and sewer improvements.

Carrollton – $350,000 for sewer improvements.

Cherokee – $314,000 for street and drainage improvements.

Detroit – $350,000 for water improvements.

Falkville – $350,000 for sewer improvements.

Luverne – $350,000 for water and street improvements.

Millry – $350,000 for water improvements.

New Hope – $350,000 for sewer and street improvements.

Oak Grove – $200,000 for sewer improvements.

Parrish – $350,000 for street and drainage improvements.

Pisgah – $314,900 for water improvements.

Rutledge – $350,000 for street improvements.

Samson – $350,000 for sewer, water and street improvements.

Sumiton – $350,000 for sewer improvements.

Toxey – $350,000 for street improvements.

Woodville – $350,000 for street and drainage improvements.

Vredenburgh – $350,000 for street improvements.

Large City Fund (Municipalities with populations of 3,001 or more)

Andalusia – $280,000 for street improvements.

Demopolis – $450,000 for sewer improvements.

Elba – $450,000 for downtown revitalization.

Eufaula – $450,000 for housing rehabilitation.

Haleyville – $450,000 for sewer, water, drainage and street improvements.

Hamilton – $450,000 for sewer, water, street and drainage improvements.

Jacksonville – $429,713 for sewer improvements

LaFayette – $450,000 for water improvements.

Piedmont – $450,000 for sewer improvements.

Roanoke – $359,487 for street improvements.

Talladega – $450,000 for sewer improvements.

Tuskegee – $450,000 for water and street improvements, and demolition and revitalization.

County Fund (applies to 65 Alabama counties with Mobile and Jefferson counties receiving CDBG funds directly from HUD)

Baldwin County – $350,000 for water improvements near the Lillian community.

Hale County – $350,000 for water improvements in the Akron area.

Madison County – $300,000 for water improvements east of Huntsville.

Marshall County – $350,000 for street improvements on several county roads.

Monroe County – $350,000 for water improvements west of Frisco City.

Montgomery County – $350,000 for housing rehabilitation in Eastwood Villa.

Sumter County – $350,000 for water improvements north of Cuba.

Washington County – $350,000 for water improvement in the Fruitdale area.

Community Enhancement Fund (municipalities of all sizes and 65 Alabama counties for projects addressing quality of life issues.)

Akron – $250,000 for sewer improvements.

Autaugaville – $250,000 for a new senior center.

Barbour County – $250,000 for a new fire station in the Texasville community.

Billingsley – $250,000 for town park improvements.

Blountsville – $250,000 for sewer and street improvements.

Blue Springs – $185,000 for water improvements.

Butler County – $250,000 for courthouse renovations/handicapped accessibility.

Cottonwood – $250,000 for street improvements.

Dozier – $247,510 for demolition and clearance.

Enterprise – $250,000 for demolition and clearance.

Lauderdale County – $202,569 for a new senior center in the Greenhill community.

Lisman – $182,771 for street improvements.

Midway – $250,000 to convert a school into a community center.

River Falls – $250,000 for street improvements.

Black Belt Fund (municipalities and counties within a 12-county Black Belt region.)

Selma – $450,000 for drainage improvements.

Planning Fund (awarded to guide municipalities in orderly growth, revitalization or development.)

Piedmont – $40,000

Skyline – $35,000

Mississippi Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 65436

Reported Deaths: 1848
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Hinds5487116
DeSoto352328
Madison238763
Harrison237835
Rankin222032
Jackson220142
Jones184258
Forrest172155
Washington158237
Lauderdale139090
Lee133232
Neshoba127891
Lamar118414
Bolivar116333
Oktibbeha109037
Lowndes103935
Warren100731
Scott98720
Panola98012
Sunflower96723
Copiah94128
Lafayette93714
Leflore89362
Pike87734
Holmes86348
Grenada83021
Yazoo80712
Pontotoc7918
Lincoln79041
Leake77925
Simpson77930
Wayne74921
Monroe74751
Coahoma69711
Tate69227
Marion63819
Marshall6389
Covington60713
Winston60415
Adams60225
Union56215
George5484
Newton53511
Pearl River52037
Attala51324
Walthall48919
Noxubee44411
Chickasaw44119
Tallahatchie40710
Calhoun4009
Claiborne39913
Smith39413
Prentiss3869
Alcorn3825
Clay38214
Jasper3819
Hancock36314
Tishomingo3505
Itawamba33710
Tippah32513
Clarke32425
Tunica3176
Montgomery3073
Yalobusha30710
Lawrence3067
Humphreys28211
Carroll25411
Quitman2401
Greene23111
Kemper22815
Jefferson Davis2266
Amite2206
Perry2207
Webster21612
Jefferson1946
Wilkinson19413
Sharkey1903
Stone1633
Benton1330
Choctaw1304
Franklin1162
Issaquena251
Unassigned00

Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 94827

Reported Deaths: 1674
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Jefferson12486232
Mobile9420204
Montgomery6449148
Madison516130
Tuscaloosa405769
Baldwin338023
Unassigned319060
Shelby316432
Marshall306034
Lee258844
Morgan229517
Etowah204128
DeKalb174513
Calhoun167213
Elmore167238
Walker149864
Houston134812
Dallas130523
St. Clair128915
Russell12772
Limestone126113
Franklin123820
Cullman118912
Colbert114113
Lauderdale112315
Autauga105021
Escambia104416
Talladega96713
Jackson9244
Tallapoosa84179
Chambers83538
Dale80223
Blount7593
Butler75635
Chilton7456
Coffee7365
Covington71620
Pike6877
Lowndes56724
Barbour5655
Marion56224
Marengo53614
Clarke4949
Hale46426
Bullock45011
Winston44011
Perry4364
Wilcox41410
Bibb4134
Monroe4084
Randolph39410
Conecuh37810
Pickens3779
Sumter36018
Lawrence3321
Macon32013
Washington32012
Crenshaw3123
Choctaw27712
Cherokee2587
Greene24911
Henry2493
Geneva2480
Clay2375
Lamar2122
Fayette1835
Cleburne1251
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