Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
More housing projects will
soon be underway in the Toledo area, thanks to grant money received by local
In all, six organizations
received a total of over $300,000 in grant money from the Toledo-Lucas County
Housing Fund and the Lucas County Land Bank.
They are: The Ability
Center of Greater Toledo (over $31,000), Friendship New Vision ($100,000),
Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity ($72,000), 300 Beds (about $16,000), Lucas
Metropolitan Housing Authority ($100,000), and Neighborworks Toledo Region
There were 12 proposals
requesting funding, but only these six received any.
It's estimated this money
will help leverage over $10 million for housing in Toledo and Lucas County. The
funds will also be used as matches for federal and state grants.