Cairo Awarded $1 Million For River Port Terminal Project

Cairo – The city of Cairo is receiving 1 million in funding for a proposed river port terminal. According to a release from Senator Dale Fowler’s office, the funding is a commitment to a project that is critical for the people of Cairo and the surrounding communities, demonstrating that the state is invested in working to revitalize the area. Appropriated as part of the current FY 2019 state budget, the $1 million will be used to fund permitting, engineering, and design costs for the port terminal.