Georgia receives grant to help laid off storm victims
CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- Georgia wants to put people to work, who were laid off because of the storms.
The Labor Department announced a $5 million national emergency grant for affected counties, it includes Walker, Dade and Catoosa.
The money will be used to create temporary jobs for laid-off workers to assist in the recovery efforts.
The money will be used to hire and train people to help repair public property and to staff public and non-profit agencies helping with relief efforts.
For more information, you can contact the Northwest Georgia Career Center.
Northwest Georgia Career Center
96 Stuart Road
Ft. Oglethorpe, GA 30742