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05101 Newton County, Ark.

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U.S. Arkansas Newton
Population 308,745,538 2,915,918 8,334
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $4,489,994,609 $4,847,840
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,540 $582
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
5.4
5.5
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+2.3
7.7
+2.3
7.8
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
+0.0
7.7
-1.1
6.7
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+0.8
8.5
+1.5
8.2
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-0.7
7.8
-0.5
7.7
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 $2,262,836
Agriculture, Department of $1,268,835
Social Security Administration $639,250
Small Business Administration $332,200
Environmental Protection Agency $298,518
Health and Human Services, Department of $38,205
Justice, Department of $7,996

Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Newton County, Ark. 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
JASPER SCHOOL DISTRICT $969,799 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund-for the support of public elementary, secondary, past secondary education, and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $363,053,019 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/26/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $630,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $472,329 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 3/31/2009
DEER-MT JUDEA SCHOOL DISTRICT $463,417 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund-for the support of public elementary, secondary, past secondary education, and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $363,053,019 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/26/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $368,400 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 11/30/2009
WALLACE POULTRY $332,200 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 10/08/2010
JASPER SCHOOL DISTRICT $266,891 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards.
This spending item is part of a $111,092,138 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
S&M AND ASSOCIATES, INC. $261,040 Contract Koen EF Energy and Accessability Upgrades, Koen Experimental Forest Jasper Arkansas Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 12/09/2009
JASPER SCHOOL DISTRICT $209,342 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act Assist States in providing special education and related services to children with disabilities in accordance with Part B of the IDEA.
This spending item is part of a $112,177,900 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 2/17/2009
JASPER SCHOOL DISTRICT $182,054 Grant State Clean Diesel Grant Program The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality was awarded a State Clean Diesel Program Grant to fund a retrofit, engine upgrade, engine and equipment replacement and idling reduction technology program targeting public, non-profit and private fleets in
This spending item is part of a $1,730,000 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 4/10/2009
DEER-MT JUDEA SCHOOL DISTRICT $125,775 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards.
This spending item is part of a $111,092,138 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
DEER-MT JUDEA SCHOOL DISTRICT $111,600 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act The primary goal of this program is to improve teaching and student achievement through the use of technology in elementary and secondary schools. Additional goals include helping all students become technologically literate by the end of the eighth gra... Show more
This spending item is part of a $7,125,783 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
DEER-MT JUDEA SCHOOL DISTRICT $93,300 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act Assist States in providing special education and related services to children with disabilities in accordance with Part B of the IDEA.
This spending item is part of a $112,177,900 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 2/17/2009
DEER-MT JUDEA SCHOOL DISTRICT $78,820 Grant State Clean Diesel Grant Program The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality was awarded a State Clean Diesel Program Grant to fund a retrofit, engine upgrade, engine and equipment replacement and idling reduction technology program targeting public, non-profit and private fleets in
This spending item is part of a $1,730,000 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 4/10/2009
JASPER CITY OF $41,000 Grant Community Facilities Loans and Grants Community Facilities Loans and Grants - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2010
NEWTON COUNTY SPECIAL SERVICE CORPORATION INC $38,205 Grant ARRA - Head Start ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the provisions of Section 640(a)(5) of the Head Start Act.This funding will enhance the overall quality of the Early Head Start Program by increasing wages and benefits Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 6/16/2009
HUNTSVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 $37,644 Grant State Clean Diesel Grant Program The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality was awarded a State Clean Diesel Program Grant to fund a retrofit, engine upgrade, engine and equipment replacement and idling reduction technology program targeting public, non-profit and private fleets in
This spending item is part of a $1,730,000 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 4/10/2009
NEWTON COUNTY $34,000 Grant Community Facilities Loans and Grants Community Facilities Loans and Grants - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/16/2009
CRAFTON, TULL & ASSOCIATES, INC. $32,878 Contract TAS Survey work for 11 miles of boundary and 41 corners maintained on the Big Piney District in T 12 and 13 N of R 20 W. Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 8/03/2010
FREEMAN DAVID $30,520 Contract Reduce fuel loading along roads and private land boundaries, create buffers along private land boundaries establish permanent fuel breaks, reduce fuel loading in and around upcoming prescribed burn areas. Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 5/28/2010
JASPER SCHOOL DISTRICT $15,368 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Government Services, Recovery Act Government Services Fund-for public safety and other government services, which may include assistance for elementary and secondary education and public institutions of higher education, and for modernization, renovation, and ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $80,777,078 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/26/2009
DEER-MT JUDEA SCHOOL DISTRICT $15,178 Grant Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability The Arkansas 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 $1,249,361 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 7/01/2009
JASPER SCHOOL DISTRICT $13,490 Grant Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability The Arkansas 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 $1,249,361 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 7/01/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF $7,996 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories The JAG Program supports all components of the criminal justice system, from multi-jurisdictional drug and gang task forces to crime prevention and domestic violence programs, courts, correc... Show more
This spending item is part of a $13,768,225 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 5/21/2009
DEER-MT JUDEA SCHOOL DISTRICT $7,344 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Government Services, Recovery Act Government Services Fund-for public safety and other government services, which may include assistance for elementary and secondary education and public institutions of higher education, and for modernization, renovation, and ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $80,777,078 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/26/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $0 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 11/30/2009