GOLDEN TRIANGLE REGION, MS – Courtesy of the Dispatch
The GTR will soon be receiving about $13 million in funds from the State, which will include more than $6 million for construction and MUW and $5 million for the Partnership School in Starkville.
“We didn’t get everything we wanted, but we got a lot,” said Rep. Jeff Smith (R-Columbus), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.
Columbus will receive about $1 million to be used for City Hall renovation and for Phase 2 of the Brown
“It was nice to see Crawford get something,” Smith said. “It’s the first time they’ve ever gotten anything.”
Not all of the financial requests succeeded, however, but this will be