Archive for Thursday, November 24, 2011

Flint Hills gets development grant

November 24, 2011


— The Flint Hills Regional Council has received a federal grant to develop a plan for regional growth.

The council said in a news release Wednesday that it has received the $1.98 million grant from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development.

The council says the grant will be used to create a sustainable development plan for the region, which encompasses 19 counties

The Flint Hills region was one of 29 regions and 27 communities across the country to receive funding through the $96 million HUD program, which was created to help communities and regions establish plans for manageable growth.

The Flint Hills Regional Council is a voluntary service association of regional governments.


JayhawkFan1985 6 years, 7 months ago

the State of Kansas did not apply for nor did it receive the grant. The Flint Hills Regional Council did.

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