Area Agencies Receive CARES Act Funding For Economic Development

Two Million Dollars in CARES Act Grants for Economic Development are awarded to five agencies in Northern Missouri.  Representative Sam Graves says the grants will enable the agencies to assist businesses, local governments and community partners as they recover and rebuild economically from the COVID-19 pandemic. The grants of $400,000 each will be used to serve the local communities.  For […]

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Shipp Internship Successful

A 2018 CHS Graduate and class Valedictorian was a Summer Intern for Representative Sam Graves.  Claire Shipp of Dawn served her internship at Graves’ office in Kansas City.  Graves says she immediately became an important member of our team, helping folks navigate the complex federal bureaucracy and helping my team effectively represent the people of North Missouri.”  He says “I […]

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Rep. Sam Graves Announces Military Academy Nominations

Nine north Missouri students received nominations to Military Academies.  U.S. Representative Sam Graves announced United States Military Service Academy nominations for students in Missouri’s Sixth Congressional District. Each year, members of Congress are tasked with selecting qualified students from their respective districts to attend one of America’s prestigious military academies.  This year one of those nominees is from Chillicothe. Graves […]

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East Locust Creek Reservoir Project Receives BUILD Grant Funding

The North Central Missouri Regional Water Commission will receive a nearly $13.5 million BUILD grant for the East Locust Creek Reservoir Project.  Congressman Sam Graves announced the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Transportation Discretionary Grant, or BUILD grant funds had been awarded for the project. Graves says The East Locust Creek Reservoir Project is highly deserving of this […]

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Graves Praises Funds Secured For North Missouri Rural Bridges

The Missouri Department of Transportation will receive $20.7 million dollars for the replacement of 40 bridges across north Missouri. Thirteen of the bridges are located in the KCHI listening area.  Representative Sam Graves says the federal funds are available through the Competitive Highway Bridge Program (CHBP).  The funding will be used for bridges on Missouri’s Fixing Access to Rural Missouri […]

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