We need help with:
- Do you have any expertise in grants? If you do, we could very much use your support in identifying and applying for grants for Buffalo’s economic development.
WHY IS THE PROJECT IMPORTANT
Rural communities are extremely resource and capacity-constrained. One way to help address this challenge is by pursuing state and federal grants. GRO Buffalo leaders would like to pursue grants for a variety of projects, that include airport development, community development, and town beautification.
OVERALL PROJECT GOAL
- Identity, apply and access a grant.
ACCOMPLISHMENTS TO- DATE
- The GRO team is looking for grants for which we can apply for projects and efforts across the community.
- The city has received a Foster System Grant for assistance and aid for families.
- The city has received a grant for Transportation improvement.
- The Buffalo team has responded to the Department of Economic Development’s (DED) request for more information for a grant to fund the airport’s efforts.
- The city is putting together an application for a grant to renovate water and waste for the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.
- A grant for the sidewalks and trail system is in the process with the Missouri Department of Transportation. (MODOT).