Senators Collins, King Announce $2.2 Million Guaranteed Loan for Katahdin Valley Health Center

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that the Katahdin Valley Health Center has been approved for a $2,200,000 guaranteed loan through the USDA Rural Development’s Community Facilities Guaranteed Loans program.  The loan, which was provided through a partnership with Bangor Savings Bank, will be used to fund a renovation and expansion project at the Millinocket Clinic.


Senators Collins, King Announce $500,000 for Three Maine Police Departments

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has awarded three Maine police departments a total of $500,000 to hire additional full-time law enforcement officers. Of that funding, Jay Police Department and Madawaska Police Department will each receive $125,000, and the Somerset County Police Department will receive $250,000.



Collins, King Announce $400,000 in Funding for St. Mary’s Nutrition Center

Washington, D.C. —U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has awarded $400,000 to St. Mary’s Regional Nutrition Center in Lewiston to develop local and self-reliant food systems. This funding was provided through NIFA’s Community Food Projects Competitive Grant Program, authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill.