Skip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
Winnebago Tribe gets $528K grant for metro transit facility
0 Comments

Winnebago Tribe gets $528K grant for metro transit facility

  • 0
{{featured_button_text}}

SOUTH SIOUX CITY -- The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska will receive a federal grant of more than a half million dollars to expand its transit maintenance facility.

In a Tuesday release, U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer announced the grant of $528,617 comes from the Federal Transit Administration.

The FTA's Tribal Transit Program will be used by the Winnebago Tribe to continue providing residents with safe and reliable transit services.

“Last February, I had the opportunity to visit Nebraska’s Winnebago Tribe and hear from tribal leaders about their community’s needs. I am pleased that the tribe has been awarded this grant, which will assist with critical transit repairs and maintenance," Fischer said.

"The funding will help residents travel to school, jobs and services across Sioux City and South Sioux City.”

Ho-Chunk looks to build casinos in South Sioux, Omaha, Lincoln as ballot measures easily pass
Winnebago Tribe elects 5 council members; council rejects 'hair' test
0 Comments
0
0
0
0
0

Be the first to know

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

  • 5 min to read

Though minorities make up nearly 31 percent of the city's population, they account for just 8.8 percent of the Sioux City Police Department's 125 sworn officers. Police leaders across metro Sioux City say they're seeking ways to diversify.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News