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Storefront/Signage Grant Program Recipients Announced

Russell County Economic Development and CVB
Russell County Economic Development and CVB

Recipients of the 2023 Russell County Economic Development Storefront and Signage Grant Program have been selected.

Collected applications are reviewed and scored on criteria such as project scope, impact and budget requirements.

The following businesses have been awarded grants for the 2023 program: Woodpecker Archives - Erika Nelson of Lucas, Good Karma Micro-Dairy - Erin and Doug Renard of rural Russell, Lucas Community Theater - Les Schneider of Lucas, Paul Lampert, OD, PA of Russell, Russell Specialty Books and Gifts - Linda Crowder of Russell, Russell Recreation Commission - Klinton Warner of Russell and The Lodge at Russell - Rob and Phyllis Cary of Russell.

This program offers up to $2,000 of matching grant funds towards projects totaling $4,000 or more that include the development or improvement of business storefronts and signage and was designed to help create or enhance the promotion and physical appearance of Russell County and its businesses.

The program is funded by the half-cent sales tax for economic development and capital improvements and organized by Russell County Economic Development.

Contact Mike Parsons at Russell County Economic Development and CVB at 785-483-4000 or rced2@russellks.net if you have any questions.

(Information courtesy Russell County Economic Development and CVB.)