Success Stories

City of Dell 
The City of Dell received Rural Services Block Grant funds in 2010 to renovate their fire station, in 2012 they were awarded $15,000 to purchase a new pumper truck.

Northeast Benton County (NEBCO)
NEBCO received $15,000 in Rural Community Grant money to purchase a new tanker in 2011. They were awarded just over $4,000 in 2013 to buy rescue and stabilization equipment.   

Western Greene County Fire District
Awarded $15,000 in 2011 of RCGP matching funds to build a four bay fire station. In 2012, Western Greene County received around $4,000 to build new restrooms in their new firehouse.

Cave City
Cave City received around $10,000 in 2013 to purchase and install storm sirens. This money was part of the Rural Community 50/50 matching grant program, Cave City put up $10,000 to complete the project.

City of Oxford
The City of Oxford received $11,217 in Rural Community Grant money to purchase playground equipment for the city park.