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$1.9M Interior grant headed toward school safety

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The Government of Guam is set to receive a $1.9 million federal grant, which it plans to use to boost school safety.


The Interior Department says the money comes from discretionary compact impact funds which can only be used for educational purposes. Adelup says it intends to use it to provide much-needed upgrades to GDOE's communications systems and other needs.

According to a news release, the administration's School Safety partnership program team has been meeting since February with key stakeholders on ideas to keep students safe. Interior will award the money after a detailed plan is submitted.

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