The following grants were awarded to the county to help fund this three-year study:
- A Community Challenge Grant awarded by the United States Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in the amount of $500,000.
- A TIGER II Grant awarded by the United States Dept. of Transportation/Federal Highway Administration in the amount of $1,500,000.
- A Construction Excise Tax (CET) Grant awarded by Metro in the amount of $442,000.
The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved the Community Challenge and TIGER II grants on March 1, 2011 and the Metro CET grant on March 15, 2011.
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