Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announces more than $2.5 million in Federal Rural Development Funding for the Village of Tampico to Improve Water Treatment facilities

Tampico, IL – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced more than $2.5 million in funding from the USDA’s Rural Development program for the Village of Tampico. Specifically, this announcement is for a $1,560,000 loan and a $1,000,000 grant to improve water treatment facilities in the community. This Rural Development Investment will be used to replace 2.47 […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announces more than $3 million in Federal Rural Development Funding for the Village of Joy to Improve Water Treatment facilities

JOY, IL – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced more than $3 million in funding from the USDA’s Rural Development program for the Village of Joy. Specifically, this announcement is for a $1,530,000 loan and a $1,471,400 grant to improve water treatment facilities in the community. In addition to these funds, the State of Illinois […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces Grant for Mercer County Health Department to Improve Mental Health Care Access

Aledo, IL – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a Rural Health Outreach Grant for the Mercer County Health Department from the Health Resources and Services Administration. These grants focus on enhancing access to care and addressing challenges to health services in rural communities. Specifically, the Mercer County Mental Health Consortium will implement the Mercer […]

Congresswoman Bustos Accepting Applications for Military Academy Nominations

MOLINE, IL – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she is accepting applications from high school students from across Illinois’ 17th District for nominations to the United States Service Academies for the class entering in the fall of 2019. “Our military academies provide our nation’s young people with not only a first-class education, but […]