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$28 Million in Federal Funding for Flood Relief Announced

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WASHINGTON DC– The state has been awarded more federal funding to aid in the recovery efforts from the June 2016 and October 2017 floods.

More than $28 million in funding has been awarded from the U.S. Department of Transportation for highway repairs across the state.

Individual awards are listed below:

  • $300,000 – Forest Service Project in Greenbrier, Nicholas, Pocahontas and Webster Counties
  • $212,963 – Fish and Wildlife Service Project in Greenbrier County
  • $12,000,000 – West Virginia Department of Transportation Projects across West Virginia
  • $12,131,106 – Forest Service Project in Randolph, Pocahontas, Webster, Greenbrier and Nicholas Counties
  • $3,600,000 – West Virginia Department of Transportation Projects across West Virginia


Tyler Barker

Tyler is the Chief Meteorologist & Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. You can find him weekdays at 5, 6, and 11 pm on WOAY-TV. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email me at tbarker@woay.com


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