Follow the Stimulus Money
Piggybacking off my colleague Christopher Weaver's post on state Web sites tracking the stimulus, here are the projects lists released by states and federal agencies. From highways to health centers and education to explosives detection, the data provides the clearest picture yet of how officials are spending the stimulus. Oddly enough, some of the lists aren't on the state sites, or even Recovery.gov.
Arkansas Colorado Delaware Idaho Indiana Louisiana Maryland Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri New Hampshire New York North Carolina Oregon Rhode Island South Carolina Tennessee Texas Washington West Virginia Wisconsin
- Community development grants
- Homelessness prevention
- Housing tax credits
- Lead hazard abatement
- Native American housing grants
- Native Hawaiian housing grants
- Rental assistance
- Airport explosives detection machines
- Fixed guideway infrastructure
- Public transit - overall
- Public transit - urban areas
- Roads and bridges
If you see a list that's not posted here, e-mail us.
Officials have struggled to spend the nearly $800 billion stimulus package quickly and effectively.
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