Local Programs Receive Less Grant Money

By Martin Barbosa

Published 08/19 2014 05:38PM

Updated 08/19 2014 09:22PM

AMARILLO -- Seven grant programs are getting less money for the next fiscal year.

Thats according to council members.

They approved nearly $1.5-million for the Texas Department Of State Health Services.

Officials say it's a two-percent decrease in funding from the current year.

They say fewer dollars are being appropriated on state and federal levels.

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