Monthly Archives: July 2017

Sen. Crowe announces $25,000 ThreeStar Competitive Grant awarded to Unicoi County

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Rusty Crowe (R-Johnson City) announced today that Unicoi County has been awarded $25,000 in ThreeStar Competitive Grants from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). Unicoi County is applying the grant funds for a comprehensive land use plan.

“I am pleased these funds will be used to continue developing a comprehensive land use plan for Unicoi County,” said Crowe.

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Sen. Crowe announces $5,000 ThreeStar Competitive Grant awarded to Washington County

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Rusty Crowe (R-Johnson City) announced today that Washington County has been awarded $5,000 in ThreeStar Competitive Grants from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). Washington County is applying the grant funds for the Talent Connect workforce alignment program.

“I am pleased the Talent Connect program will receive this grant and continue its mission of familiarizing college students with Johnson City,

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Sen. Crowe announces $25,000 ThreeStar Competitive Grant awarded to Carter County

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Rusty Crowe (R-Johnson City) announced today that Carter County has been awarded $25,000 in ThreeStar Competitive Grants from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). Carter County is applying the grant funds to the ACT Work Ready program.

“I am pleased the ACT Work Ready program will receive this grant and continue establishing a skilled workforce in Carter County,” said Crowe.

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Sen. Bailey announces $105,000 in ThreeStar Competitive Grants awarded to District 15

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Paul Bailey (R-Sparta) announced today that five counties in District 15 have been awarded ThreeStar Competitive Grants from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). The grants will be used for a variety of local programs focused on economic development, public safety, health,

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Sen. Bailey announces Jackson County to receive federal aid for May disaster recovery

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Paul Bailey (R-Sparta) announced today that Jackson County has been added to Tennessee’s Presidential Disaster Declaration for the May 27 and May 28, 2017 storms. Local governments and certain nonprofit organizations in Jackson County are now eligible for reimbursement through the Public Assistance Grant Program administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

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Sen. Crowe commends Autism Society of East TN for new Autism Community Center in Johnson City

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Rusty Crowe (R-Johnson City) commends the Autism Society of East Tennessee on opening an Autism Community Center in Johnson City. The new Autism Community Center is the only one east of Knoxville.

“Those affected by autism in East Tennessee now have a closer,

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Sen. Gresham announces $125,000 ThreeStar Competitive Grants awarded to District 26

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Dolores Gresham (R-Somerville) announced today that seven counties in District 26 have been awarded $125,000 in ThreeStar Competitive Grants from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). The grants will be used for a variety of local programs focused on economic development, public safety,

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Sen. Bowling announces $75,000 in ThreeStar Competitive Grants awarded to District 16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Sen. Janice Bowling (R-Tullahoma) announced today that five counties in District 16 have been awarded $75,000 in ThreeStar Competitive Grants from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). The grants will be used for a variety of local programs focused on economic development, public safety,

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Senator Southerland announces $25,000 ThreeStar Competitive Grant awarded to Cocke County

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Senator Steve Southerland (R-Morristown) announced today that Cocke County has been awarded a ThreeStar Competitive Grant of $25,000 from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). The grant money will be used for a variety of local programs focused on economic development, public safety,

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Senator Southerland announces $15,000 ThreeStar Competitive Grant awarded to Hamblen County

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – State Senator Steve Southerland (R-Morristown) announced today that Hamblen County has been awarded a ThreeStar Competitive Grant of $15,000 from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). The grant money will be used for a variety of local programs focused on economic development, public safety,

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