California • Nevada County
|San Luis Obispo||$10,046,750|
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About This Data
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 Nevada. Not all projects have been awarded contracts.
|Project Name||Contractor||County||Improvement Type||Amount|
|LEGACY TRAIL PHASE 3A (Federal ID: 5473009)||TOWN OF TRUCKEE||Nevada||Other||$633,342|
|BROAD STREET FROM UNION STREET TO SR 49 , REHABILITATE AND OVERLAY (Federal ID: 5018017)||No Contractor||Nevada||Pavement Improvement||$120,438|
|HIRSCHDALE RD. FROM I-80 EXIT TO BRIDGE OVER TRUCKEE RIVER & GLENSHIRE DR. FROM HIRSCHDALE RD. TO WHITE HORSE RD. (Federal ID: 5917059)||No Contractor||Nevada||Pavement Improvement||$250,000|
|ALONG PENN VALLEY DR. - WESTERN GATEWAY PARK TO PLEASANT VALLEY RD./HWY 20 INTERSECTION (Federal ID: 5917061)||No Contractor||Nevada||Other||$40,434|
|MAGNOLIA ROAD - LAKE OF THE PINES ENTRANCE CONSTRUCT CENTER TURN LANE & RELATED ROADWAY IMPROVEMENTS (Federal ID: 5917062)||No Contractor||Nevada||Other||$78,317|
|LA BARR MEADOWS RD. FROM GRASS VALLEY CITY LIMITS TO THE VICINITY OF DOG BAR RD. AND DOG BAR RD. TO THE VICINITY OF ALTA SIERRA DR. - VARIOUS LOCATIONS (Federal ID: 5917063)||No Contractor||Nevada||Other||$80,000|
|WEST OF GRASS VALLEY - EAST PLEASANT VALLEY RD. NORTH OF RIDGE ROAD, TYLER FOOTE RD. (Federal ID: 5917064)||No Contractor||Nevada||Pavement Improvement||$900,000|
|REHABILITATE ROADWAY TO A CONSTANT 24 FEET TOTAL WIDTH. SPOT IMPROVEMENTS FOR DRAINAGE AND SAFETY. THE SOUTH PROJECT LIMIT BEGINS AT THE INTERSECTION WITH CALIFORNIA STATE ROUTE (SR) 20, AND PROCEED (Federal ID: 1516061231001)||No Contractor||Nevada||Pavement Improvement||$4,784,928|