Senator Frank Barnitz reminded community leaders throughout the state of various deadlines for federal stimulus grants.
He says most of the requests are from the secondary education and transportation departments.
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|Description: "There's been several dollars that have been requested for transportation improvement from county level to the cities. And then of course we know that the state has requested a large portion and has received quite a bit of money to go towards bridges and road improvements."|
Barnitz says the turnaround for receiving money depends on the amount requested. He says it is not a requirement that the requested funding be used for creating jobs.
Reporting from Jefferson City, I'm Rebecca Layne ... KSMU.