Senior Citizens worry about funding gap
August 13, 2017
Members of the Senior Nutrition Center are nervous about a funding gap that has developed with a termination letter from SWODA (South Western Oklahoma Development Authority) to Panhandle Nutrition Service. Recently the Woods County commissioners were notified that SWODA has absorbed the territory handled by OEDA in order to increase efficiencies. SWODA will handle the western third of Oklahoma.
SWODA apparently was unable to iron out differences with Panhandle Council for Senior Concerns, a contractor used by OEDA. Debora Glasgow, SWODA's executive director, told Rep. Carl Newton that "SWOD...