U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $2.9 Million to Provide Critical Infrastructure in Thomasville, Alabama
Wednesday, June 05 2019
Thomasville, AL -- U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2.9 million grant for critical infrastructure needed to support a regional medical center and related business growth in Thomasville, Alabama. The project, to be matched with $724,000 in local funds, is expected to help create 65 jobs and generate $25 million in private investment.
“President Trump is working hard to revitalize our country’s infrastructure and provide crucial services for the rural areas of our country that long been neglected,” said Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. “This investment will help support a regional medical center that will provide life-saving emergency care to Clarke County Alabamians who, for years, traveled up to 90 miles to receive medical care.”