Jun 06 2008

Shelby Announces $495,590 for Easter Seals Central Alabama

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $495,590 to the Easter Seals of Central Alabama to help disabled Alabamians with transportation costs associated with traveling to and from work.

“Easter Seals of Central Alabama plays a critical role in ensuring that the disabled members of our community have access to transportation to take them to and from their jobs,” said Shelby.  “This important grant will help Easter Seals of Central Alabama continue to promote cooperation between the transportation industry and the disability community.”