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Abbeville, Liberty Get Grants For Improvement Projects

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Liberty and Abbeville have been awarded grants that will held projects in downtown areas.

Liberty received $500,000 to improve the commerce Drive Streetscape from the Community Development Block Grant program.

The CDBG is also awarding $454,545 for the South Main Streetscape in Abbeville.

A total of six South Carolina communities will get over $2.8 million in funds for public improvement projects.

The others announced Monday by the South Carolina Department of Commerce are Hampton County, Hardeville, Walterboro and Cheraw.

Selected through a statewide competitive process, local governments receiving CDBG funding are required to provide at least a 10 percent match in funding to complete the projects. 
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