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13217 Newton County, Ga.

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U.S. Georgia Newton
Population 308,745,538 9,687,653 100,086
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $13,793,005,173 $56,585,271
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,424 $565
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
6.6
8.2
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+3.6
10.2
+4.1
12.3
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
+0.0
10.2
-0.3
12.0
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+0.1
10.3
+0.1
12.1
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-0.6
9.7
-0.8
11.3
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 $21,394,672
Transportation, Department of $16,314,007
Small Business Administration $5,339,100
Agriculture, Department of $5,001,617
Social Security Administration $3,640,250
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $1,909,730
Energy, Department of $1,256,887
Commerce, Department of $1,173,616
Justice, Department of $367,774
Health and Human Services, Department of $185,818
Employment and Training Administration $1,800

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Newton County, Ga. 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, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $12,486,734 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 10/20/2009
NEWTON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $11,053,217 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education, as, applicable, early childhood education program and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,260,799,095 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/08/2009
Newton County Board of Education $3,700,631 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 611 ensures that all children with disabilities have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes special educatio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $313,758,336 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
Newton County Board of Education $3,700,631 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 611 ensures that all children with disabilities have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes special educatio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $313,758,336 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,523,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,397,628 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 2/28/2010
Newton County Board of Education $2,563,906 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Title I, Part A, is a formula grant program that provides financial assistance to LEAs and schools with high numbers or high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.
This spending item is part of a $351,008,292 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
Hampton Inn $2,000,000 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 8/12/2009
Oconee Metal Recovery Inc. $1,660,000 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 1/15/2010
TRANSPORTATION, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $1,219,853 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 10/20/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,122,322 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 8/31/2009
Eastern Wallboard Supply Inc $1,000,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 8/06/2009
SNAPPING SHOALS ELECTRIC TRUST, INC. $956,887 Grant Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Research, Development and Analysis This award is facilitating the demonstration of diverse smart grid technology at 23 co-ops in 12 states. Around 250,000 pieces of equipment are being installed ranging from smart meters to complete SCADA systems in clima... Show more
This spending item is part of a $33,932,146 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 1/29/2010
TRANSPORTATION, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $820,633 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 8/20/2009
TRANSPORTATION, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $775,622 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 1/20/2010
BROADWAY TOWERS $595,387 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 6/05/2009
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF COVINGTON $569,551 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded American Reinvestment and Recovery Act Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF $500,000 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 2/17/2010
City of Oxford $479,662 Grant Community Development Block Grants/State's program and Non-Entitlement Grants in Hawaii ? (Recovery Act Funded) The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded the State of Georgia $10,866,994 on August 14, 2009 for the purpose of making awards to local governments in order to allow the... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,866,994 allocation. See details
Housing and Urban Development, Department of 8/17/2009
Allsouth Constructors, Inc. $451,781 Grant Economic Adjustment Assistance The City of Social Circle will use EDA Recovery Funds to install water and sewer infrastructure to serve a large distribution facility.
This spending item is part of a $1,619,000 allocation. See details
Commerce, Department of / Economic Development Administration 8/27/2009
Allsouth Constructors, Inc. $382,946 Grant Economic Adjustment Assistance The City of Social Circle will use EDA Recovery Funds to install water and sewer infrastructure to serve a large distribution facility.
This spending item is part of a $1,619,000 allocation. See details
Commerce, Department of / Economic Development Administration 8/27/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF $380,290 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants
This spending item is part of a $399,290 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 7/01/2010
ROBERT M. ANDERSON, INC. $338,889 Grant Economic Adjustment Assistance The City of Social Circle will use EDA Recovery Funds to install water and sewer infrastructure to serve a large distribution facility.
This spending item is part of a $1,619,000 allocation. See details
Commerce, Department of / Economic Development Administration 8/27/2009
COVINGTON, CITY OF $300,000 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) The purpose of this award is to provide funding to assist local governments in creating and implementing strategies to improve energy efficiciency and reduce fossil fuel emissions in a manner that is environmentally sustainable and that m... Show more
This spending item is part of a $21,630,700 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / Golden Field Office 9/14/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $288,350 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 3/31/2009
JS Best Cleaners LLC. $285,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 11/19/2009
BROADWAY TOWERS $265,130 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
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $168,300 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 5/31/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF $159,673 Grant ARRA - Community Services Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program: The CSBG ARRA grant was primarily used to prevent homelessness and provide employment and employment supports.
This spending item is part of a $26,896,180 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF COMM $155,917 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government Recovery Act Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Local Solicitation. Funds to be used to purchase crime scene vans, crime scene equipment and portable radios. Justice, Department of 5/19/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF $136,063 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories BJA FY 09 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant. The JAG Program allows states and local governments to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime and improve... Show more
This spending item is part of a $36,210,659 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 5/19/2009
Newton County Board of Education $129,797 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Title I, Part A, is a formula grant program that provides financial assistance to LEAs and schools with high numbers or high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.
This spending item is part of a $351,008,292 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
Newton County Board of Education $123,245 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 619 ensures that all children with disabilities, ages 3-5, have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes ear... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,449,347 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
Newton County Board of Education $123,245 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 619 ensures that all children with disabilities, ages 3-5, have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes ear... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,449,347 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF $106,548 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants
This spending item is part of a $111,876 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 4/08/2010
Game Time Sports Club LLC $102,600 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 3/12/2010
MANNING PEDIATRICS LLC $100,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 10/15/2009
CUTTING EDGE LASER MACHINING $75,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 12/16/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $57,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
MANNING PEDIATRICS LLC $54,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 10/15/2009
Jackie Robinson & Associates Inc. $50,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 12/16/2010
NEWTON, COUNTY OF COMM $38,007 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assitance Grant (JAG) is being used to fund a Taser Unit to ensure availability to all uniform patrol, warrant service, detention center and school resou... Show more Justice, Department of 8/26/2009
COVINGTON, CITY OF $37,787 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government BJA FY 2009 Recovery Act Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Local Solicitation Justice, Department of 7/23/2009
NEWTON, COUNTY OF $26,145 Grant ARRA - Immunization Georgia Immunization Program used ARRA funding to increase vaccine availability and services to adults and adolescents and increase the capacity of for data collection for Public Health Immunization data systems. The Georgia WIC program serves approximat
This spending item is part of a $1,850,152 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/28/2009
Newton County Board of Education $23,413 Grant Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability The grant is competative and allows approved schools participating in the National School Lunch Program to increase the efficiency of their food service operations by providing fund to purchase equipment.
This spending item is part of a $4,420,793 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 6/11/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $20,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
TRANSPORTATION, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $19,000 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants
This spending item is part of a $399,290 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 7/01/2010
JACKIE ROBINSON AND ASSOCIATES, INC. $12,500 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 9/09/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $11,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $10,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $9,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $8,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
TRANSPORTATION, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $5,327 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants
This spending item is part of a $111,876 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 4/08/2010
HAYNES, COMAS $1,800 Contract Panelist reviewed applications received in response to a Solicitation for Grants Applications against defined evaluation criteria and provided a written assessment of applications? strengths and weaknesses. Employment and Training Administration 10/07/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,604 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 8/31/2010
TRANSPORTATION, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $0 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants
This spending item is part of a $500,000 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 2/17/2010
Jabco Foods LLC $0 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 3/24/2009
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 7/31/2010