Mississippi Co. Press Release

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Pictured are Kera Crafton, Director of Human Services for CRDC/NEAT and NEAT Dispatcher, Susan Davis.

North East Arkansas Transit (NEAT) announced it has been selected as a recipient of the Mississippi County Giving Tree grant. The funds for the grant are made possible in part by the Mississippi County Community Foundation, an affiliate office of the Arkansas Community Foundation, Inc.

The purpose of the grant is to assist with the establishment of transit for the needy in Mississippi County. NEAT began providing rural transportation services in Mississippi County in October 2012. As of April 30, 2013, NEAT has provided 1,605 rides to Mississippi County residents for various needs.

This grant will assist NEAT with providing more transit opportunities for the residents of Mississippi County and will make the community a better place for its citizens, a spokesperson for the group said. For more information about NEAT transportation services, call 1-866-336-3691.

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