Albion among six Michigan communities receiving blight elimination grants.

Albion among six Michigan communities receiving blight elimination grants.

May 17, 2021 | Albion, MI | AMN — After recent proposals were fully evaluated by the State of Michigan Land Bank and the Michigan Department of Treasury Albion was announced as one of six communities receiving the grant. Proposals were evaluated based on public health impact, enhancing local economies, public and private investments and the ability for communities to plan for the future of each site.

The community of Albion was awarded $200,000 towards blight elimination. Grants were also awarded to the communities of Bessemer, Jackson, Lapeer, Saginaw and St. John’s.