Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois
 

 

Grants

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Jun 9, 2020 Press Release
“America’s inland waterway systems are vital supply chains for energy resources and agricultural commodities,” said Shimkus. “This federal investment will help keep those goods moving efficiently to and from the St. Louis region.”
Jun 3, 2020 Press Release
"I commend the Charleston Police Department for its success in obtaining $125,000 as part of the competitive funding process," Shimkus said. "It is especially timely in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and the rioting following the tragic death of George Floyd while being arrested in Minneapolis."
Oct 3, 2019 Press Release
The college will receive $449,995 through September 30, 2020 and is expected to receive a total of $2,249,961 over the next five years.
Nov 5, 2018 Press Release
Shimkus added that his office can assist with these grants as well as other federal grant program applications.
Oct 1, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Shimkus today announced a USDA Rural Development Grant of $682,800 to help complete construction of a water treatment plant in Wayne City.
Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Shimkus today announced federal investments in Richland, Wabash, and Edwards Counties totaling $567,620.
Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
The funds may be used to purchase new emergency vehicles, including pumpers, brush trucks, tankers, rescue vehicles, or ambulances.
Sep 7, 2018 Press Release
Shimkus today announced the Homer Fire Protection District was awarded a $47,281 federal grant.
Sep 7, 2018 Press Release
The funds may be used for professional training, personal protective equipment, modifications to facilities, and other supplies that support firefighting operations and safety.
Sep 4, 2018 Press Release
The funds may be used for professional training, personal protective equipment, modifications to facilities, and other supplies that support firefighting operations and safety.