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20021 Cherokee County, Kan.

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U.S. Kansas Cherokee
Population 308,745,538 2,853,118 21,569
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $4,395,171,474 $39,006,363
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,540 $1,808
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
4.8
5.8
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+3.1
7.9
+3.7
9.5
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
-1.0
6.9
-0.9
8.6
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+0.1
7.0
-0.5
8.1
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-0.3
6.7
+0.5
8.6
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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Environmental Protection Agency $14,480,097
Agriculture, Department of $13,905,386
Small Business Administration $4,820,436
Education, Department of $3,765,784
Social Security Administration $1,253,750
Transportation, Department of $609,724
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $171,186

Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Cherokee County, Kan. 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
ENCON INTERNATIONAL, INC $10,454,830 Contract This EPA Superfund project involves the environmental remediation of mine wastes in the vicinity of Baxter Springs and Treece, Kansas. These areas are operable units of the Cherokee County Superfund Site.
This spending item is part of a $10,688,519 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 5/21/2009
SPRING RIVER PWWSD NO 19 $8,886,000 Grant Water and Waste Disposal Systems for Rural Communities - ARRA This project will develop a surface water source and distribution system for rural areas of Cherokee County with ARRA loan and grant funds totaling $12,214,000.00. The projected results of this project are to help in providing a solution ... Show more Agriculture, Department of / Rural Utilities Service 9/23/2009
GRISHAM GRADING & EXCAVATING, INC $3,966,521 Contract Remedial action superfund clean up activities in Cherokee County, Kansas Environmental Protection Agency 6/04/2009
Orthopadeic Specialists of the Four Stat $3,948,000 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 9/28/2009
SPRING RIVER PWWSD NO 19 $3,328,000 Loan Water and Waste Disposal Systems for Rural Communities - ARRA This project will develop a surface water source and distribution system for rural areas of Cherokee County with ARRA loan and grant funds totaling $12,214,000.00. The projected results of this project are to help in providing a solution ... Show more Agriculture, Department of / Rural Utilities Service 9/23/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,214,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,137,345 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 10/31/2009
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT 493 $851,980 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 $367,422,833 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/07/2010
BAXTER SPRINGS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $787,579 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 $367,422,833 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/07/2010
WHAREHOUSE DISTRIBUTION MANAGEMENT $762,936 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 4/10/2010
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT NO 404 $699,910 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 $367,422,833 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/07/2010
GALENA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT # 499 $671,459 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 $367,422,833 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/07/2010
TRANSPORTATION, KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF $382,429 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 2/11/2010
TRANSPORTATION, KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF $227,295 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 2/22/2010
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT 493 $218,604 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 $70,868,075 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
GALENA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT # 499 $210,925 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 $70,868,075 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $186,530 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
BAXTER SPRINGS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $182,136 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 $70,868,075 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $142,203 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/30/2010
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT NO 404 $118,851 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 $70,868,075 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
ROSELAND CITY OF $84,000 Grant Community Facilities Loans and Grants Community Facilities Loans and Grants - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 6/25/2010
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF GALENA KANSAS $63,993 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded Rehabilitation of 2 units. Installing new storm doors on all units. Installing new ceiling fans, CFL bulbs, and new energy efficient lighting. Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/17/2009
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF GALENA KANSAS $63,993 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded Rehabilitation of 2 units. Installed new storm doors on all units. Installed new ceiling fans, CFL bulbs, and new energy efficient lighting. Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/17/2009
City of Galena $58,746 Grant Capitalization Grants for Drinking Water State Revolving Funds Funds will be used to Improve drinking water infrastructure of 23 systems. Outcomes will consist of new or rehablititated infrastructure and in some cases compliance with drinking water regulations. All ARRA funds have been expended on ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $19,500,000 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 4/02/2009
Mane Street Hair Company $57,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 12/11/2010
Heather R. Heady dba Southeast Auto $52,500 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 6/04/2010
JESSEE GRAIN $47,237 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 10/20/2010
COLUMBUS HOUSING AUTHORITY $43,200 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded Comprehensive modernization of family units: handicap/disability upgrades Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT 493 $26,598 Grant Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability The Kansas State Department of Education received funds through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to assist in the purchase of equipment for School Food Authorities (SFAs) participating in the National school lunch program (N... Show more
This spending item is part of a $849,759 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 3/19/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $18,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
C LLOYD CRAIN LIVING TRUST $15,653 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/08/2010
PIONEER STOCK FARM INC $12,512 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/20/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $10,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
RC OVERMAN FAMILY PARTNERS $8,216 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/08/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $7,184 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 10/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $7,100 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 3/31/2010
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT 493 $6,891 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act Educational Technology State Grants will 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 instructio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $4,528,493 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
GALENA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT # 499 $6,787 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act Educational Technology State Grants will 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 instructio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $4,528,493 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
BAXTER SPRINGS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $6,530 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act Educational Technology State Grants will 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 instructio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $4,528,493 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $6,111 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 7/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $6,000 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 11/30/2010
UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT NO 404 $4,132 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act Educational Technology State Grants will 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 instructio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $4,528,493 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
RUTH E HARTLEY REVOCABLE TRUST $3,064 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/13/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $2,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
PATRICIA KAY WEAVER REV LIVING TRUST $569 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/13/2010
BONITA M SALLEE LIVING TRUST $353 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/13/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $293 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 4/30/2010
ROCKY OVERMAN TRUST $209 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/08/2010
PAMELA E OVERMAN TRUST $209 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 9/08/2010
ATEC STEEL 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 11/21/2009
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 3/31/2010