11-07-19 Inside USDA Rural Development Colorado with Director Sallie Clark…

Inside USDA Rural Development Colorado with Director Sallie Clark…

The BARN – Briggsdale, CO – November 7, 2019 – Joining the Colorado Ag News Network and FarmCast Radio is USDA Rural Development Colorado Director Sallie Clark discussing several issues including:

  • Rural Infrastructure Project Funding (Trinidad, Leadville & Canon City)
  • Rural Water & Wastewater Project Funding  (The Stage Run Homeowners Association Inc, Towns of Antonito, Peetz, Estes Park & Wiggins)
  • Rural Electric Infrastructure Improvements funding (High West Energy Inc.)
  • CO Spring Fire Recovery Grants  (Costilla County)
  • Pending Distance Learning & Telemedicine project Updates
  • A look ahead to 2020
  • Final thoughts & more

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USDA Rural Development provides loans and grants to help expand economic opportunities and create jobs in rural areas. This assistance supports infrastructure improvements; business development; housing; community facilities such as schools, public safety and health care; and high-speed internet access in rural areas. For more information, visit www.rd.usda.gov or follow @RD_Colorado on Twitter!