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Koch: READI 2.0 recipients in Senate District 44 announced


Contact: Jacob Stewart, Press Secretary

Statement from State Sen. Eric Koch

State Sen. Eric Koch (R-Bedford) made the following statement regarding the announcement of READI 2.0 recipients:

STATEHOUSE (April 12, 2024) – "The recipients of the Indiana Regional Acceleration and Development Initiative (READI) 2.0 were announced yesterday, and I am pleased to see that all of the counties I represent received funding to improve our local communities.

"Brown, Lawrence, Monroe, and Orange counties will benefit from $30 million awarded to the Indiana Uplands region, while Jackson County will benefit from $30 million awarded to the South Central region.

''Both regions put together a plan to address some of the most important economic issues impacting their communities. I look forward to seeing this investment help my district improve quality of life for all residents and continue to attract some of the best talent in the country."


State Sen. Eric Koch (R-Bedford) represents Senate District 44,
which includes Brown, Jackson, Lawrence and Orange counties, and portions of Monroe County.
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