According to Bertie County Commissioner Joe Alexander, Windsor is the proud recipient of $125,000 from the Step Grant Program.
The money will go towards revitalizing downtown Windsor. Windsor is one of six cities in the state to receive this federal money.
Local officials are headed to Raleigh today to receive the grant and meet with the governor about it.
Alexander says the money is going to be handed over to the their downtown revitalization program, which will look at what it can do to help store owners spruce up their businesses and improve things like sidewalks.
Alexander says most towns that apply for the grant don't get it the first time and they are very excited about it.
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