Colorado • Weld County
Top 10 Largest Contracts
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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 Weld. Not all projects have been awarded contracts.
|Project Name||Contractor||County||Improvement Type||Amount|
|US 34 @ CR 49, WELD COUNTY, INTERSECTION SIGNALIZATION (Federal ID: 0342050)||DKS ENTERPRISES INC||Weld||Safety/Traffic Management||$372,476|
|SH60 & I-25 (JOHNSTOWN) INTERSECTION, SIGNALIZE I-25 ON&OFF RAMPS AND FRONTAGE RD. (Federal ID: 060A013)||W L CONTRACTORS INC||Weld||Safety/Traffic Management||$397,928|
|SH 257 & GARDEN DR. (WINDSOR) INTERSECTION SIGNALIZATION, SIGNALIZE INTERSECTION (Federal ID: 257A007)||W L CONTRACTORS INC||Weld||Safety/Traffic Management||$272,618|
|WCR 74 BETWEEN WCR 13 AND SH 257 IN WELD COUNTY, 3" MILL AND OVERLAY ON WELD COUNTY ROAD 74 (Federal ID: C030035)||AGGREGATE INDUSTRIES-WCR||Weld||Pavement Improvement||$0|
|WCR 74 IN THE TOWN OF SEVERANCE FROM WCR 25 TO WCR 21, RESURFACING OF 4TH AVE (WCR 74) IN THE TOWN OF SEVERANCE (Federal ID: M190003)||No Contractor||Weld||Pavement Improvement||$838,000|
|LEON A WURL BIKE LANES, FROM BONANZA DR. EAST TO I-25 INTERCHANGE (ERIE) (Federal ID: M400004)||No Contractor||Weld||Transportation Enhancements||$733,000|
|37TH STREET IN EVANS FROM 35TH AVE TO THE CITY LIMIT, RESURFACING 1.5 MILES OF 37TH STREET IN EVANS (Federal ID: M415012)||No Contractor||Weld||Pavement Improvement||$354,000|
|N. OF SH 52 AT THE S PLATTE RIVER IN FT. LUPTON, BIKE TRAIL ENHANCEMENTS (Federal ID: M465007)||No Contractor||Weld||Other||$20,000|