Meetings to focus on funding opportunities

By NEMS Daily Journal

STARKVILLE – Meetings will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss USDA Rural Development funding opportunities made available through the stimulus bill. Funds are available until September.
The meeting Tuesday will be in West Point at 2 p.m. at the library building at Mary Holmes College on Highway 50 West. The meeting Wednesday will be held at the CDF office on Main Street in Tupelo at 10 a.m.
Representatives may attend either meeting. Attendees should reserve a space by calling the Rural Development office in Starkville at (662) 323-8031, ext. 5.