East Lansing, Jan 13, 2014 -- Contact: Alec Lloyd (517) 324-5204
USDA Announces Hillsdale County Presentations
EAST LANSING, Jan. 13, 2014 – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Rural Development State Director for Michigan James J. Turner will attend two presentations in Hillsdale County on Wednesday, Jan. 15.
The Village of Jonesville will commemorate an $8,000 grant for a police vehicle at 10:30 a.m. at the Jonesville Police Department, 116 W. Chicago, in Jonesville.
Hillsdale Community Health Center will commemorate an $18,565.62 grant for a new fetal monitoring system at 1 p.m. at 168 S. Howell, in Hillsdale. The event will be at the newly renovated OB entrance unit within the hospital.
The events are open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend.
USDA Rural Development State Director for Michigan James J. Turner was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2009. USDA, through its Rural Development mission area, has a portfolio of programs designed to improve the economic stability of rural communities, businesses, residents, farmers and ranchers and improve the quality of life in rural America.
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