Blacksburg awarded $6M through CARES

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Blacksburg TownThe Federal Transit Administration has awarded the Town of Blacksburg $6,122,038. Funding was provided through the CARES Act and will support response and recovery from the coronavirus outbreak. Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) issued the following statement:

“The CARES Act included funding for state and local governments to assist their response to the coronavirus. The award of $6,122,038 in funding to Blacksburg is a major boost to the town’s transit system in the wake of this public health emergency.”

Griffith supported the CARES Act, which became law on March 27, 2020.