Asheville City Council seeks 2009 federal economic stimulus funding

Asheville City Council is seeking federal economic stimulus funding for a number of projects. This June 2009 staff report updates the city’s efforts in three areas. First, the city is looking for grant money to create 10 handicapped accessible units in the Aston Park Towers public housing complex. Second, staff is asking for the OK to apply for a construction grant to build one new fire station and renovate another. Third, city staffers want permission to seek energy efficiency and conservation funding.

Click here to download a copy of the city staff report.


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