Senator Stabenow Announces Support for the City of Clare to Equip Police Vehicles

Monday, May 05, 2014

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow today announced support for the City of Clare to purchase new equipment for five patrol vehicles. This project will help serve 3,071 rural Michiganders. The support, made available through a U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Economic Impact Initiative Grant, will help the City of Clare update its fleet of police cruisers.

Senator Stabenow said: "Our first responders provide critical services to rural communities like Clare throughout Michigan. This support will help the City of Clare's Police Department continue to keep the public safe."

The City of Clare will receive $9,000. Stabenow is Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, which has jurisdiction over rural development projects.