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08089 Otero County, Colo.

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U.S. Colorado Otero
Population 308,745,538 5,029,196 18,855
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $8,966,128,306 $20,811,477
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,783 $1,104
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
4.9
6.1
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+3.3
8.2
+1.7
7.8
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
-0.2
8.0
+0.3
8.1
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+0.3
8.3
+1.6
9.7
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
+0.0
8.3
+0.0
9.7
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 $5,610,111
Employment and Training Administration $4,999,350
Environmental Protection Agency $2,775,337
Health and Human Services, Department of $2,562,787
Agriculture, Department of $2,293,481
Social Security Administration $1,049,250
Small Business Administration $702,000
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $504,233
Justice, Department of $243,485
Interior, Department of $71,443

Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Otero County, Colo. 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
OTERO JUNIOR COLLEGE FOUNDATION $4,999,350 Grant Program of Competitive Grants for Worker Training and Placement in High Growth and Emerging Industry Sectors Recovery Act-Health Care Sector and Other High Growth and Emerging Industries. Employment and Training Administration 3/01/2010
OTERO JUNIOR COLLEGE FOUNDATION $2,232,809 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of 4/08/2010
OTERO JUNIOR COLLEGE FOUNDATION $2,028,045 Grant ARRA - Early Head Start Award - Project Title: Early Head Start ARRA Expansion - Description: The program will serve 74 children and families, including pregnant women, in Otero, Bent, Crowley and Pueblo counties with 3 program options - home based, center based and family chi Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
CITY OF LA JUNTA $1,830,000 Grant Capitalization Grants for Drinking Water State Revolving Funds Capitalization Grant for the State of Colorado under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Drinking Water Revolving Fund. There were 22 drinking water projects funded with $17,176,000 in the form or principal forgiveness; an... Show more
This spending item is part of a $34,352,000 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 7/13/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,028,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
ROCKY FORD, CITY OF $945,337 Grant Capitalization Grants for Drinking Water State Revolving Funds Capitalization Grant for the State of Colorado under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Drinking Water Revolving Fund. There were 22 drinking water projects funded with $17,176,000 in the form or principal forgiveness; an... Show more
This spending item is part of a $34,352,000 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 7/13/2009
EAST OTERO SCHOOL DISTRICT R 1 $865,594 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 $111,135,922 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
SANTA FE TRAIL BOCES $666,998 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 $148,730,571 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $643,964 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $634,440 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 8/31/2009
BIG VALLEY FORD LINCOLN MERCURY, INC $570,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 8/31/2009
ROCKY FORD SCHOOL DISTRICT R-2 $556,389 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 $111,135,922 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
OTERO JUNIOR COLLEGE FOUNDATION $484,708 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/12/2010
CHILD DEVELOPMENT SERVICE $240,875 Grant ARRA - Head Start ARRA Funding for Personnel, Fringe Benefits, and Training. Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 6/24/2009
OTERO JUNIOR COLLEGE FOUNDATION $211,791 Grant ARRA - Head Start ARRA Funding for Personnel, Fringe Benefits, and Training. Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 6/30/2009
LA JUNTA HOUSING AUTHORITY $204,453 Grant Recovery Act of 2009: Capital Improvement and Maintenance conduct modernization activities at various public housing developments. This fundingcan be expected to result in providing employment for achitects and engineers, construction workers and product manufactures. In addition this funding can be... Show more Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
LA JUNTA CITY OF $200,000 Grant Community Facilities Loans and Grants Community Facilities Loans and Grants - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2010
OTERO JUNIOR COLLEGE FOUNDATION $149,640 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/24/2009
MANZANOLA JR SR HIGH SCHOOL $138,423 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 $111,135,922 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
Mid-Town Motel $132,000 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 4/09/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $128,000 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 10/31/2009
EAST OTERO SCHOOL DISTRICT R 1 $123,568 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act Educational Technology State Grants to States to improve student academic achievement through the innovative use and the effective integration of new and emerging technology with teacher training, curriculum development, and successful research-based in... Show more
This spending item is part of a $7,032,633 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
ROCKY FORD HOUSING AUTHORITY $109,620 Direct P Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program Special Allocations (Recovery Act Funded) Contract Svs S8 Funds Housing and Urban Development, Department of / Federal Housing Commissioner 3/20/2009
EAST OTERO SCHOOL DISTRICT R 1 $107,701 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund - for the support of public elementary , secondary, postsecondary and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $621,878,397 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/09/2009
CITY OF LA JUNTA $101,215 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)Program is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to state and local jurisdictions. JAG funds support all component... Show more
This spending item is part of a $18,323,383 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 4/29/2009
ROCKY FORD CITY OF $100,000 Grant Community Facilities Loans and Grants Community Facilities Loans and Grants - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2010
FOWLER SCHOOL DISTRICT R-4J $99,555 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 $111,135,922 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
ROCKY FORD HOUSING AUTHORITY $91,800 Direct P Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program Special Allocations (Recovery Act Funded) Contract Svs S8 Funds Housing and Urban Development, Department of / Federal Housing Commissioner 3/20/2009
HARTLAND CONSTRUCTION, INC. $90,185 Contract Historical inplace refurbishment of existing windows, shutters; replacement of exterior doors; installation of laminated floor beam under kitchen, repair adobe/stucco wall. Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 12/04/2009
ROCKY FORD HOUSING AUTHORITY $83,768 Direct P Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program Special Allocations (Recovery Act Funded) Contract Svs S8 Funds Housing and Urban Development, Department of / Federal Housing Commissioner 3/20/2009
OTERO, COUNTY OF $82,076 Grant ARRA - Community Services Block Grant The purpose of the CSBG program is to provide a range of services and activities having a measurable impact on causes of poverty in local communities. CSBG Recovery Act funds shall be distributed as pass-through grants to eligible entities serving all 64
This spending item is part of a $8,684,648 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
JE HURLEY CONSTRUCTION, INC. $71,443 Contract Electrical Upgrades at Bents Old Fort Interior, Department of / National Park Service 3/15/2010
ROCKY FORD SCHOOL DISTRICT R-2 $67,417 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund - for the support of public elementary , secondary, postsecondary and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $621,878,397 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/09/2009
ALVIN GARDNER $59,291 Grant Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Cost share funds related to installation of conservation practices to accomplish the objectives of the Holbrook Lake Ditch watershed project. Agriculture, Department of / Natural Resources Conservation Service 7/06/2009
OTERO, COUNTY OF $58,332 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)Program is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to state and local jurisdictions. JAG funds support all component... Show more
This spending item is part of a $18,323,383 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 4/29/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $55,023 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 11/30/2010
ROCKY FORD, CITY OF $53,938 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government Rocky Ford Police Department was for an Officer Safety Grant. Funds would be used to update outdated personnel safety vests, purchase tasers and safety Items for Emergency Response Team. ... Show more Justice, Department of 9/11/2009
CALDWELL FARMS $52,930 Grant Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Cost share funds related to the installation of conservation practices to accomplish the objectives of the Highline Breaks Watershed Project. Agriculture, Department of / Natural Resources Conservation Service 7/23/2009
GARDNER FARMS $41,896 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/27/2010
ARKANSAS VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER FOR HANDICAPPED AND FOR RETARDED PERSONS, INC. $36,936 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 $7,954,827 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
FOWLER SCHOOL DISTRICT R-4J $36,142 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund - for the support of public elementary , secondary, postsecondary and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $621,878,397 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 6/09/2009
PEAK ELECTRIC LLC $35,420 Contract TAS::12 1102::TAS for Capital improvement & Maint RECOVERY Line 001 Remove and replace existing electrical system at the Rourke Ranch House, including all electrical baseboard heating and range hood. Product/Service Code 9999 Product/ Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 9/14/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $33,564 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/30/2010
CHERAW SCHOOL DISTRICT 31 INC $33,309 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 $111,135,922 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $31,838 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 5/31/2010
FEDDE FARMS, INC. $31,116 Grant Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention cost share funds to the installation of conservation practices to accomplish the objectives of the Highline Breaks Watershead Project Agriculture, Department of / Natural Resources Conservation Service 9/14/2009
ARKANSAS VALLEY RESOURCE CENTER INC $30,000 Grant Violence Against Women Formula Grants Recovery STOP Violence Against Women Act Formula grant to support communities in their efforts to hire and retain criminal justice and victim services personnel that respond to violence crimes against women as a way to develop and strengthen effective law
This spending item is part of a $2,306,619 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 5/15/2009
HANSEN CATTLE INC $29,289 Grant Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Cost share funds related to the installation of conservation practices to accomplish the objectives of the Holbrook Lake Ditch watershed project. Agriculture, Department of / Natural Resources Conservation Service 9/14/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $21,702 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 8/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $20,528 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 8/31/2010
THE ROCKY FORD MELON CO $18,116 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/27/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $15,215 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/30/2010
OTERO COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY $14,592 Direct P Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program Special Allocations (Recovery Act Funded) Contract Svs S8 Funds Housing and Urban Development, Department of / Federal Housing Commissioner 3/20/2009
TURNER RANCH INC $12,278 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 1/28/2011
BAUSERMAN FARMS INC $11,516 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/27/2010
OTERO JUNIOR COLLEGE FOUNDATION $10,922 Direct P Federal Work-Study Program CAMPUS-BASED /FWS Education, Department of 4/01/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $10,366 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 5/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $6,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
TRIPLE C FARMS $6,190 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/27/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $5,831 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $5,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
KARNEY KATTLE KOMPANY $1,784 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/27/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,748 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 3/31/2010
BROTHERS 3 FARMS $448 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 5/13/2010
PAUL T WESTFALL TESTAMENTARY $380 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/15/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $228 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 7/31/2010
D FORREST TANNER REV TRUST $194 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 7/26/2010
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 10/31/2009