Fort Smith receives $1.7 million grant from EDA!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                           Contact:         John Atwood Tuesday, July 19, 2022                                                                        JAtwood@eda.gov U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $1.7 Million in American Rescue Plan Funds for Road Construction to Support Manufacturing Business Growth in Fort Smith, Arkansas WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary … Read More

Hartford Receives Rural Services Block Grant

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Governor Asa Hutchinson, AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston, AEDC VP of Operations Amy Fecher and Rural Services Director Alex Johnston presented $971,204.94 to 14 rural communities selected for funding through the Rural Services Block Grant Program for Fiscal Year 2017. … Read More

Mansfield Receives Rural Community Grant

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Governor Asa Hutchinson, AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston, AEDC Deputy Director Amy Fecher, and AEDC Rural Services Director Alex Johnston presented $171,232 to 17 rural communities selected for Fiscal Year 2016 Cycle II funding through the Arkansas Rural Community Grant … Read More