U.S. Congressman Sam Graves announced recently that the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Development program has approved a grant of $10,600 to the Village of Jameson.
The funding will be used for the purchase and installation of an early warning siren system to alert the 120 village residents of severe weather and emergencies. Local sources will contribute $3,539 to complete the project.
“Responding quickly to severe weather is