The City of Savannah has been announced as one of 38 recipients of Community Department Block Grants for the fiscal year. The awards are intended to help communities with infrastructure improvement and other projects across Missouri.
Savannah has been awarded $489,000 to help convert a 3,600-square-foot space within the showroom of a former car dealership into a new workforce training facility for North Central Missouri college. The renovation will allow the facility to have 3 classrooms, 2 offices, and be ADA compliant.
The Department of Economic Development awarded a total of $15.8 million dollars in the round of grant funding.