U.S. Senator Richard C. Shelby (R-Ala), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced today that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will soon be releasing $397,640 for construction of the Parnell Memorial Library in Montevallo. These funds were secured in the fiscal year 2004 Consolidated Appropriations Act.
Senator Shelby said, “I am pleased that these funds are now being released to assist the City of Montevallo with construction of the Parnell Memorial Library. A new library will provide youth and adults in the area with useful research capabilities and learning opportunities.”