The $1.5 million dollar Fast Track Grant that the City of Taylorville received for the repair of East Main Cross was made possible by, according to State Senator Andy Manar, the bipartisan Rebuild Illinois plan.
The Fast Track Grant, according to Senator Manar, invests in infrastructure that helps small businesses.
The East Main Cross project has to be started within 90 days of the award, according to Senator Manar.
The Business Interuption Grant Program (BIG) is a federal program that was a part of the CARES Act goes to the businesses that have difficulty qualifying for other programs.
Illinois State Senator Andy Manar was a guest on the NEWSTALK WTIM Morning Show.