Nocona continues work on community building

The Nocona city council continued discussions regarding the future of the Justin Building at Tuesday’s meeting.

Councilors voted 3-0 to approve an application for a Texas Community Development Block Grant to the Texas Department of Agriculture for $350,000 in possible funding.

The Texas Department of Agriculture has community enhancement funds available, and the City of Nocona is working on turning the Justin Building into a community center.

City Secretary Revell Hardison said the application process is underway. All paperwork must be turned in by August.

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