$3.9 Million In Federal Grants Awarded


Three point nine million dollar is on the way to Gulfport as part of federal grants designed to spur community and economic development. In the largest of the three individual grants the Gulfport Biloxi international airport will receive three million dollars for runway rehabilitation. The city of Gulfport was awarded a 580-thousand dollar community development block grant to support community development projects near the Gulfport job corps center. In addition, the city will also receive a 300 thousand dollar grant from the HUD home program to rehabilitate public housing.

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