EAST LANSING, Dec.
8, 2009 – U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development State
Director for Michigan James J. Turner will present a $2,671,000
ceremonial loan and grant check to the Village of Waldron for water
improvements at 8:45 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 14, at the village hall,
located at 102 S. Main, in Waldron.
The event is open to
the general public and everyone is welcome to attend.
Development's mission is to deliver programs in a way that will support
increasing economic opportunity and improve the quality of life of rural
residents. As a venture capital entity, Rural Development provides
equity, liquidity, and technical assistance to finance and foster growth
in homeownership, business development, and critical community and
technology infrastructure. Further information on rural programs is
available at a local USDA Rural Development office or by visiting USDA's
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