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Note: To build this database, ProPublica obtained two sets of records from the U.S. Department of Transportation. We cleaned it to remove duplicates and other discrepancies, but it may have mistakes we didn't catch. If you find one, please let us know and include any information that may help us verify the correction. Also, the federal data is based on the states’ monthly reporting and may not be up-to-date.
First, we received an updated copy of the national database of stimulus road and bridge projects as of Sept. 25. Separately, we obtained data that states filed to the federal government as part of the stimulus legislation's reporting requirements. These data list which contractors had been awarded particular projects. We were able to trace more than 90 percent of the funds to individual counties. In a few other cases, projects are statewide and cannot be narrowed to county or serve multiple counties. We’ve indicated those cases in the data.
Wherever possible, we matched DOT projects to state recovery filings. They did not match in every instance. The DOT projects, which total $19 billion, include hundreds of projects not yet associated with a contractor. The contractors' data totals about $13 billion in obligated funds. In a few cases, state contractors did not match a DOT project. Some projects also have multiple contractors. When there is no matching contractor information for a project, searches and lists will return a blank.
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All projects for CA-26. Not all projects have been awarded contracts.
|Project Name||Contractor||County||Improvement Type||Amount|
|HUNTINGTON DRIVE STREET REHABILITATION PROJECT. FROM SAN MARINO AVENUE TO SAN GABRIEL AVENUE. THE PROJECT CONSISTS IN A STREET REHABILITATION AND MISCELLANEOUS CONCRETE WORK. (Federal ID: 5218007)||Unknown Company 9648||Los Angeles||Pavement Improvement||$500,000|
|DUARTE ROAD BETWEEN EL MONTE AVENUE AND SANTA ANITA AVENUE AND AT WEST CITY LIMIT: STREET REHABILITATION INCLUDING GRINDING THE ENTIRE STREET AND OVERLAYING WITH NEW ASPHALT, FULL-DEPTH ASPHALT PATCHI (Federal ID: 5131014)||No Contractor||Los Angeles||Pavement Improvement||$300,000|
|SANTA ANITA AVENUE BETWEEN FOOTHILL BLVD. AND GRANDVIEW AVENUE: STREET REHABILITATION INCLUDING GRINDING THE ENTIRE STREET AND OVERLAYING WITH NEW ASPHALT, FULL-DEPTH ASPHALT PATCHING, NEW CONCRETE CU (Federal ID: 5131015)||No Contractor||Los Angeles||Pavement Improvement||$757,000|
|SANTA ANITA AVENUE BETWEEN LONGDEN AVENUE AND LIVE OAK AVENUE: STREET REHABILITATION INCLUDING GRINDING THE ENTIRE STREET AND OVERLAYING WITH NEW ASPHALT, FULL-DEPTH ASPHALT PATCHING, NEW CONCRETE CUR (Federal ID: 5131016)||No Contractor||Los Angeles||Pavement Improvement||$600,000|
|GRAND AVENUE PAVING PROJECT FROM ARROW HIGHWAY TO FOOTHILL BOULEVARD. GRIND AND PAVE ASPHALT PAVEMENT, CONSTRUCT LOCAL REPAIRS, RECONSTRUCT DAMAGED CURB/GUTTER, SIDEWALK, CROSSGUTTER AND CURB RAMPS. (Federal ID: 5204011)||No Contractor||Los Angeles||Pavement Improvement||$1,537,000|
|SAN DIMAS AVENUE RECONSTRUCTION, REHABILITATION AND LANDSCAPE MEDIAN (Federal ID: 5367006)||No Contractor||Los Angeles||Pavement Improvement||$1,085,000|