Austin Public Schools to receive over $400,000 in school safety funding
September 11, 2020 9:12AM CDT
Austin Public Schools will be receiving over $400,000 in school safety funding.
Minnesota’s U.S. Attorney Erica MacDonald announced Thursday the Austin Independent School District 492 will receive $460,958 in funding from the Department of Justice’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) School Violence Prevention Program.
The money will pay 75% of the cost of safety measures in and around primary and secondary schools.