Senator Zaffirini Announces Funding for Zavala County Improvements

(AUSTIN) —Senator Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, announced today (Monday) that
Zavala County will receive a $500,000 grant from the Texas Community
Development Block Grant Program (TxCDBG). The grant will allow Zavala
County to contract for the construction of a wastewater lines for approximately 283
households in the northern area of La Pryor.

“The Texas Department of Rural Affairs (TDRA) was established to administer
these funds and to provide this critical recovery support to local communities,”
Senator Zaffirini said. “I am delighted that Zavala County will benefit from
enhanced wastewater infrastructure, thereby improving greatly public health and
safety for Zavala constituents.”

TxCDBG is administered by TDRA for the U.S. Department of Housing and
Urban Development.

SENATOR JUDITH ZAFFIRINI enjoys visiting with constituents in Zavala County. A member of the Senate Committee on Economic Development, she prioritizes securing funding and passing legislation to improve infrastructure and enhance quality of life for local families.

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