Athol Receives $706,748 CDBG Award

Winter & Wilder Streets targeted
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Selectmen Vice Chair William Caldwell and consultant Linda Overing of Breezeway Consulting travelled to the State House in Boston last week to receive a $706,748 Community Development Block Grant. The money will be used to finish improvments in the Grove Street neighborhood and specifcally to bring town sewer to Winter & Wilder streets. Thanks to Breezeway Consulting, the Office of Planning & Community Development, the Department of Public Works and the Capital Planning Committee for their ongoing efforts to maximize the return on these CDBG funds. 

Click here to read the State House press release of the grant announcement. 

Click here to see how Athol's award compared to others across the state.

Click here to see the history of how DHCD has allocated funds over the years.