09 - 06 - 2013 Commissioners approve CDBG funding to projects
[LS] - Following a brief public hearing to go over final recommendations on where to utilize 2013 Community Development Block Grant funding, the Mifflin County Commissioners on Thursday gave their approval for the disbursement of $218,886 for six projects. Those projects, along with funding allocations, include: Mifflin-Juniata Dental Clinic, $7,130 for equipment purchases and to continue serving additional income eligible patients. Along with other business, the commissioners adopted a proclamation designating Sept. 15-21 as "Child Passenger Safety Week" and Sept. 21 as "National Seat Check Saturday" in the county & accepted the Mifflin Co Victims of Juvenile Offenders grant in the amount of $6,988 through next June & accepted the application for the Mifflin Co. Solid Waste Authority's planning grant, which will be used to complete and implement the authority's new management plan.