The largest allocation found among the $1,771,843 in projects and services approved by the state legislative Government Contract Review Committee is $996,786 in state General Funds provided to Pennyroyal Mental Health for operation and management of specialized residential care for those with drug addictions.
“This funding will support the residential program on the grounds of Western State Hospital known as Genesis, which offers inpatient care for chronic and acute alcoholism,” said Rep. Brent Yonts, D-Greenville.
The second largest allocation is $250,000 in federal funds approved by the committee through an agreement with Madisonville Community College for operation of the Regional Migrant Center; the third largest is around $219,000 in federal and state funds approved through agreement with the Pennyrile Area Development District for Kentucky regional and local planning and development.
Information provided by Rebecca Hanchett
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