Wichita, Kansas 2021-07-16 14:54:55 –
Girard, Kansas (KSNW) – Thousands have been nominated, but one community in southeastern Kansas was soon able to undergo a major technology transformation.
Girard was named one of the top 10 finalists in T-Mobile’s Hometown Techover Contest.
The overall winner will receive a prize of $ 3 million. This includes city network upgrades, Little League field refurbishment, and a $ 200,000 community grant.
“We were all excited. Everyone was excited. We asked them to make a shirt, but it was exciting for Girard to put the shirt on the map,” said Girard Mayor Mickey Pile. Stated.
The city will receive a $ 50,000 grant for being selected as a finalist.
The overall winner will be announced at the end of the month.
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