$6.1 million allocated to construct maintenance vehicle pull-outs, gore and center median paving on various areas along Highway 101 between Monterey and San Benito counties.
Community Foundation received $30,000 grant to be used to help reach difficult to count populations.
Congressman Jimmy Panetta announced over $76.9 million in federal grants for Central Coast counties, out of which San Benito County received just $3.4 million.
As BenitoLink looks ahead to its fall donor campaign, the Community Foundation for San Benito County gives a big show of support for local news and information with a substantial grant
Federal money provides financial assistance to local educational agencies and schools with high numbers or high percentages of children from low-income families to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards
The board also votes to retire some classes
Funding recipients include housing resource center, homeless services, Goodwill Industries and Vietnam Veterans of California, Inc.
HUD funds will pay for housing and support services for programs serving the homeless
Sponsors keep BenitoLink running, but what and how we report on things is our business
News round-up: Rail Authority hosts Madera meeting while Rep. Denham takes on fiscal side of project.
Census of countywide homeless population will help feds determine local cut of national funding for homeless support services.
FAA funding will fund repaving of portions of the local airport's runway
'Transparency tool' designed to open the books on school revenues from Prop. 30
Youth Alliance plans to build Youth Empowerment Center after raising $40,000.
City of Hollister & Community Food Bank have received unprecedented funding support for food services and a new distribution facility