Montgomery City Officials to make major announcement Friday

WSFA 12 News has learned this Friday Montgomery City Officials will reveal federal funds are headed to Montgomery and we're talking big bucks! Mayor Todd Strange said, "It will be beneficial for the city."

City officials wouldn't give too many details because they don't want to take away from Friday's announcement. We do know it's to the tune of several hundred thousand dollars and will help the West Montgomery initiative. The initiative is a massive plan to improve the area of West Fairview Avenue from Court Street to I-65.  The announcement is set for Friday morning at 10:00 on Mildred Street. We're told dozens of high-ranking officials from around the state will be on hand.