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01039 Covington County, Ala.

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U.S. Alabama Covington
Population 308,745,538 4,779,736 37,776
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $7,073,086,763 $23,892,376
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,480 $632
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
5.6
5.9
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+5.2
10.8
+4.3
10.2
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
-1.4
9.4
-1.5
8.7
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+0.2
9.6
+0.8
9.5
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-0.6
9.0
-0.5
9.0
Unemployment Rate, 7/08 – 7/12

This site was updated in September 2012. It includes recipient-reported data through the second quarter of 2012, which was released in July 2012.

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Funding by Federal Agency and Department

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Education, Department of $10,848,448
Transportation, Department of $4,951,639
Agriculture, Department of $3,034,913
Social Security Administration $2,494,000
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $1,263,876
Justice, Department of $326,464
Energy, Department of $284,500
Health and Human Services, Department of $258,388
Interior, Department of $200,000
Small Business Administration $121,000
Employment and Training Administration $109,149

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Covington County, Ala. Data last updated on September 2012.
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Note: For some programs where states do not report where money will be distributed across the state, we do not have the allocation for individual counties. Those programs include: Medicaid, unemployment benefits and food stamps. Those amounts are included in the totals for where the state agency receiving that money is located.

Amount refers to both the amount of stimulus funding going toward the project and the face value of the loan.

Recipient Amount Type Description Federal Dept./Agency Date
TRANSPORTATION, ALABAMA DEPT OF $3,815,393 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 6/05/2009
WALLACE LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $2,454,460 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/11/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $2,436,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
COVINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $1,541,050 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund - For the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $596,355,871 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/30/2009
LONGLEAF ALLIANCE, INC., THE $1,353,585 Grant Recovery Act of 2009: Wildland Fire Management Longeleaf pine forests once covered a vast range from Texas to Virginia, but have been reduced to three percent of historical acreage due to conversion to other land uses and forest types. Longeleaf pine forests are highly valued for their resistance to... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,797,000 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 7/29/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,261,050 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2009
WALLACE, LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $908,770 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund - For the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $596,355,871 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/30/2009
ANDALUSIA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION $826,074 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund - For the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $596,355,871 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/30/2009
COVINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $770,887 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act Provide free and appropriate public education to all children with disabilities.
This spending item is part of a $181,864,783 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
COVINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $724,239 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Help local education agencies and schools improve the teaching and learning of children failing, or most at-risk of failing, to meet challenging State academic achievement standards.
This spending item is part of a $162,969,217 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
WALLACE LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $691,988 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/12/2010
OPP CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $663,961 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund - For the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $596,355,871 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/30/2009
WALLACE LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $520,599 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 9/27/2009
ANDALUSIA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION $502,235 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Help local education agencies and schools improve the teaching and learning of children failing, or most at-risk of failing, to meet challenging State academic achievement standards.
This spending item is part of a $162,969,217 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
ANDALUSIA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION $412,929 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act Provide free and appropriate public education to all children with disabilities.
This spending item is part of a $181,864,783 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
OPP CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $336,453 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act Provide free and appropriate public education to all children with disabilities.
This spending item is part of a $181,864,783 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
TRANSPORTATION, ALABAMA DEPT OF $317,164 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 9/14/2009
OPP HOUSING AUTHORITY INC $312,069 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded renovate 48 units of bathrooms and replace 48 units of windows and screens Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
OPP HOUSING AUTHORITY INC $312,069 Contract conduct modernization activities at various public housing developments. Comprehensive modernization of family units at Everett and Lakeview developments; Replacement of 48 units of windows and screens; complete renovation of 48 units of bathrooms; sod a Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
TRANSPORTATION, ALABAMA DEPT OF $309,332 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 9/14/2009
FLORALA, CITY OF $309,097 Grant Community Development Block Grants/State's program and Non-Entitlement Grants in Hawaii ? (Recovery Act Funded) The Community Development Blocak Grant Recovery (CDBG-R) program budget includes $140,113.75 for state administration, $6,909,322.25 in Community Development Block Grant - Recovery Funded (... Show more
This spending item is part of a $7,049,436 allocation. See details
Housing and Urban Development, Department of 8/27/2009
OPP CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $293,509 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Help local education agencies and schools improve the teaching and learning of children failing, or most at-risk of failing, to meet challenging State academic achievement standards.
This spending item is part of a $162,969,217 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
TRANSPORTATION, ALABAMA DEPT OF $265,000 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 7/31/2009
COVINGTON, COUNTY OF $265,000 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories The intended purpose of this program is to comply with the stated purposes of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. This program's primary goal is to preserve and create jobs, ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $18,711,919 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 4/29/2009
WALLACE, LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $258,388 Grant ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals (EETHP) Nurse Education, Practice, and Retention (NEPR). Lurleen B. Wallace Community College and its Associate Degree Nursing Program serve the rural five-county service area of Butl... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of / Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2010
ANDALUSIA, CITY OF $250,000 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) Program provides funding for formula-based grants to states, U.S. territories, units of local government, and Indian tribes. Each state receiving a grant must use not less than 60... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,350,200 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / Golden Field Office 9/15/2009
ANDALUSIA HOUSING AUTHORITY $248,463 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded Comprehensive facial and eaves replacements and painting of porch posts and rails and concrete blocks at windows of all family units. Paint main office building, Repair celings. Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
COVINGTON, COUNTY OF $244,750 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas Grant amendment No. 1--This grant amendment adds federal funding in the amount of $7,040,547.00 (Capital-$5,055,569.00: Operations- $1,984,978.00) to further ARRA Section 5311 activities for non-urbanized area transit providers in the State of Alabama. S... Show more
This spending item is part of a $19,849,776 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 3/04/2010
ONE STOP ENVIRONMENTAL LLC $217,653 Contract North East Yellow River Watershed Site P-11. Pond/Dam restoration that consists pf earthmoving, compaction & construction. Agriculture, Department of / Natural Resources Conservation Service 7/08/2010
LONGLEAF ALLIANCE, INC., THE $200,000 Grant Recovery Act Funds - Habitat Enhancement, Restoration and Improvement. Cooperative Agreement between USDI-FWS and The Longleaf Alliance, Inc. to facilitate habitat restoration and improvement primarily for Federal trust resources in longleaf pine habitats on private lands in Georgia. Interior, Department of / U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 10/21/2009
Sugar Rush Bakery $116,000 Loan 504 Certified Development Loans TO ASSIST SMALL BUSINESS CONCERNS BY PROVIDING LONG TERM FINANCING THROUGH THE SALE OF DEBENTURES TO THE PRIVATE SECTOR Small Business Administration 5/25/2010
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE BIRMINGHAM DISTRICT $82,178 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded conduct modemnization activities This funding can be expected to result in providing employment for architects, construction workers and product manufacturers. In addition this funding can be expected to replace front and rear doors o... Show more Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
South Central Alabama Mental Health Board $78,491 Grant Special Education - Grants for Infants and Families, Recovery Act Assist States in the implementation of a statewide, comprehensive, coordinated, multidisciplinary, interagency system of early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families.
This spending item is part of a $6,739,356 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
WALLACE, LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $66,838 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers WIA Dislocated Worker, $13,193,657.00, CFDA 17.260; WIA Youth, $11,647,403.00, CFDA 17.259; WIA Adult, $5,103,029, CFDA 17.258. Eighty-five percent of funds were formula allocated to three local areas: Jefferson County WIA received $1,111,066 in Disloca
This spending item is part of a $29,944,089 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
JONES VEGETATION MANAGEMENT, INC $65,745 Contract Removal of understory hazardous fuels by mechanical brushcutting/mulching in order to reduce the risk of wildfires. Also applied herbicide to border areas to prevent regrowth near private lands. Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 5/11/2010
COVINGTON COUNTY SCHOOLS $51,356 Grant Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability The Alabama Department of Education received funds through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) to assist in the purchase of equipment for School Food Authorities (SFAs) participating in the National School Lunch Program (... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,956,100 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 3/19/2009
WALLACE, LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $42,310 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers WIA Dislocated Worker, $13,193,657.00, CFDA 17.260; WIA Youth, $11,647,403.00, CFDA 17.259; WIA Adult, $5,103,029, CFDA 17.258. Eighty-five percent of funds were formula allocated to three local areas: Jefferson County WIA received $1,111,066 in Disloca
This spending item is part of a $29,944,089 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
City of Opp $34,500 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) Program provides funding for formula-based grants to states, U.S. territories, units of local government, and Indian tribes. Each state receiving a grant must use not less than 60... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,350,200 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / Golden Field Office 9/15/2009
COVINGTON, COUNTY OF $32,685 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government FY2009 Recovery Act JAG Program - Purchase and installation of digital video systems in 10 sheriff's patrol cars. Justice, Department of 7/16/2009
ANDALUSIA, CITY OF $28,779 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government Andalusia Police Department Recovery Act JAG Formula Grant Justice, Department of 7/09/2009
COVINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $26,992 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act Provide special education and related services for children with disabilities ages 3 - 5.
This spending item is part of a $5,969,828 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
WALLACE LURLEEN B COMMUNITY COLLEGE $26,023 Direct P Federal Work-Study Program CAMPUS-BASED /FWS Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/01/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $25,344 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 6/30/2010
W. D. WAINWRIGHT & SONS, INC. $21,600 Contract CULVERT MAINTENANCE Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 12/28/2009
COVINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $20,438 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act To improve student academic achievement through the use of technology in schools. To assist all students in becoming technologically literate by the end of the eighth grade. To encourage the effective integration of technology with teacher training and... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,451,213 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $19,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
ANDALUSIA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION $18,918 Grant Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability The Alabama Department of Education received funds through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) to assist in the purchase of equipment for School Food Authorities (SFAs) participating in the National School Lunch Program (... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,956,100 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 3/19/2009
ANDALUSIA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION $17,336 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act Provide special education and related services for children with disabilities ages 3 - 5.
This spending item is part of a $5,969,828 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
OPP CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $12,244 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act Provide special education and related services for children with disabilities ages 3 - 5.
This spending item is part of a $5,969,828 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
ANDALUSIA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION $12,166 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act To improve student academic achievement through the use of technology in schools. To assist all students in becoming technologically literate by the end of the eighth grade. To encourage the effective integration of technology with teacher training and... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,451,213 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $9,915 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 7/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $9,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $9,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $9,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
OPP CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $7,604 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act To improve student academic achievement through the use of technology in schools. To assist all students in becoming technologically literate by the end of the eighth grade. To encourage the effective integration of technology with teacher training and... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,451,213 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $5,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $5,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
NAVESYS INCORPORATED $5,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 9/28/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $4,982 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 12/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $4,180 Loan Farm Operating Loans DIRECT OPERATING LOAN Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 3/05/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $586 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 10/31/2010