delta regional authority http://wkms.org en Paducah Seeking Grant to Repair Downtown Buildings http://wkms.org/post/paducah-seeking-grant-repair-downtown-buildings <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1;">The City of Paducah is seeking a Delta Regional Authority grant through the States’ Economic Development Assistance Program (</span>SEDAP<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1;">) for improvements to downtown buildings.</span></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1;">Paducah Planning Director Steve Ervin told the City Commission he was seeking the grant at its Tuesday meeting.</span></p><p> Wed, 14 May 2014 18:33:20 +0000 Lance Dennee 40556 at http://wkms.org Paducah Seeking Grant to Repair Downtown Buildings Mississippi River Mayors Ask for Increase In Army Corps of Engineers Funding http://wkms.org/post/mississippi-river-mayors-ask-increase-army-corps-engineers-funding <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayors from cities along the Mississippi River are calling on Congress to increase U.S. Army Corps of Engineers funding to keep commerce flowing on the waterway.</span></p><p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 12:22:46 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 35833 at http://wkms.org Mississippi River Mayors Ask for Increase In Army Corps of Engineers Funding Delta Regional Authority Hosts Free Medical Clinic For Mayfield Residents http://wkms.org/post/delta-regional-authority-hosts-free-medical-clinic-mayfield-residents <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than 100 people received free medical care on the first day of a </span>week-long<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> run for a free clinic in Mayfield.&nbsp; The medical services are part of an Innovative Readiness Program hosted by the Delta Regional Authority&nbsp; in partnership with the Department of Defense. The program provides budding military doctors training in disaster response situations before being deployed to duty.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 21:07:19 +0000 Rob Canning 33721 at http://wkms.org Delta Regional Authority Hosts Free Medical Clinic For Mayfield Residents Mayfield Seeks Funding To Build Farmers' Market Pavillion http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-seeks-funding-build-farmers-market-pavillion <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayfield City Officials are seeking grant funding to buy land for a new farmers’ market. &nbsp;Mayor Teresa Cantrell said currently the town's market has no permanent home and sets up on the downtown square on Saturday mornings and a borrowed church parking lot on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.&nbsp;</span></p><div><div>“We thought that was something communities needed, especially small rural communities like Mayfield," said Cantrell. "We need our farmers’ market and they needed a home to conduct their activities. It needs to be a visible place where they can get drive-by traffic and have regular hours.”</div> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:10:25 +0000 Rob Canning 32220 at http://wkms.org Mayfield Seeks Funding To Build Farmers' Market Pavillion Delta Regional Authority Makes $1M Available for Grant Applicants http://wkms.org/post/delta-regional-authority-makes-1m-available-grant-applicants <p></p><p>The Delta Regional Authority is sweetening the pot for cross-state applications for federal grants to strengthen training partnerships between community colleges and employers.&nbsp;</p><p>Acting U.S. Labor Secretary Seth Harris said Friday that $474.5 million is available nationwide under the third round of the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grants program.&nbsp; Mon, 22 Apr 2013 12:15:30 +0000 The Associated Press & Todd Hatton 30846 at http://wkms.org Delta Regional Authority Makes $1M Available for Grant Applicants Small Businesses Key to Job Creation in Delta Region http://wkms.org/post/small-businesses-key-job-creation-delta-region <p></p><p>New data shows small businesses have led the Mississippi Delta region in job creation. The Delta Regional Authority released private-sector data Monday showing 90 percent of all new jobs in the area over the last 20 years have come from businesses with nine or fewer employees. Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:50:18 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Paducah Sun 24715 at http://wkms.org Small Businesses Key to Job Creation in Delta Region DRA Grants Murray Industrial Park Money for Improvements http://wkms.org/post/dra-grants-murray-industrial-park-money-improvements <p>The Delta Regional Authority has granted the Murray West Business Park a little over 200-thousand dollars for an improvement project. Murray-Calloway Economic Development Council Director Mark Manning says the money goes to increasing highway accessibility to a section of the park. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 17:05:54 +0000 Angela Hatton 23406 at http://wkms.org DRA Grants Murray Industrial Park Money for Improvements