GALESBURG, CANTON, MONMOUTH: Bustos Announces Federal Grants & Loans to Clean Up Polluted Brownfield Sites

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee,announced that the Biden Administration has awarded Prairie Hills Conservation and Development, Inc. $1.5 million in grants and loans that will go toward cleaning up contaminated brownfield sites in Galesburg, Canton and Monmouth.  “Communities across Northwest and Central Illinois are burdened by abandoned […]

MERCER COUNTY: Bustos Announces $845,000 for Swedona Water Association

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee,announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded the Swedona Water Association in Mercer County $845,000 in grants and loans to improve wastewater infrastructure.  “When we think about the infrastructure impacting our lives each and every day, we can’t forget about […]

ROCKFORD: Bustos Announces More Than $3.4 Million in Federal Housing & Urban Development Grants

ROCKFORD — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, announced that more than $3.4 million in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development have been awarded to Rockford, Illinois. The grants will be used to develop housing as well as to address and prevent homelessness in the community. […]

QUAD-CITIES: Bustos Announces Another $1.6 Million in Federal Funding for Head Start Programs at Project NOW

ROCK ISLAND — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded Project NOW an additional $1.6 million in federal funding for Head Start programs. Project NOW is a Community Action Agency serving Rock Island, Henry and Mercer counties in Illinois. […]