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28115 Pontotoc County, Miss.

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U.S. Mississippi Pontotoc
Population 308,745,538 2,967,297 30,008
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $5,240,995,033 $123,583,580
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,766 $4,118
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
8.0
8.3
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+2.4
10.4
+2.7
11.0
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
+1.1
11.5
+0.7
11.7
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+0.1
11.6
-1.4
10.3
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-1.5
10.1
-1.7
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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Energy, Department of $100,100,000
Employment and Training Administration $10,498,153
Education, Department of $6,908,781
Agriculture, Department of $3,279,505
Social Security Administration $1,566,500
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $907,313
Transportation, Department of $169,993
Health and Human Services, Department of $93,911
Commerce, Department of $25,000
Justice, Department of $24,424
Small Business Administration $10,000

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Pontotoc County, Miss. 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
ENERKEM MISSISSIPPI BIOFUELS LLC $50,000,000 Grant Renewable Energy Research and Development Enerkem will build and operate a 300 tonne-per-day biorefinery in Pontotoc, Mississippi that uses the sorted biomass fraction of municipal solid waste (MSW) as feedstock. The Enerkem technology platform is based on a state-of-the-art gasification system Energy, Department of 12/30/2009
ENERKEM CORPORATION $50,000,000 Grant Renewable Energy Research and Development Enerkem will build and operate a 300 tonne-per-day biorefinery in Pontotoc, Mississippi that uses the dried and sorted biomass fraction of municipal solid waste (MSW) as feedstock. The Enerkem technology platform is based on a state-of-the-art gasificatio Energy, Department of 12/30/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $9,530,727 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers Successful implementation and use of the Recovery Act funds offers an extraordinary opportunity for the workforce system to advance its transformational efforts and demonstrate its full capacity to innovate and implement effective One-Stop service deliver
This spending item is part of a $40,670,095 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $2,788,012 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2009
Pontotoc County School District $2,171,536 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act For the support of elementary, secondary and postsecondary education and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services and local educational agencies in the state of Mississippi.
This spending item is part of a $392,067,945 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/27/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,524,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
PONTOTOC MUNICIPAL SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT $1,462,321 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act For the support of elementary, secondary and postsecondary education and, as applicable, early childhood education programs and services and local educational agencies in the state of Mississippi.
This spending item is part of a $392,067,945 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/27/2009
PONTOTOC COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT $708,840 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 $117,836,482 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
Pontotoc County School District $708,840 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 $117,836,482 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
PONTOTOC MUNICIPAL SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT $539,639 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 $117,836,482 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
PONTOTOC MUNICIPAL SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT $539,639 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 $117,836,482 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $500,000 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers Successful implementation and use of the Recovery Act funds offers an extraordinary opportunity for the workforce system to advance its transformational efforts and demonstrate its full capacity to innovate and implement effective One-Stop service deliver
This spending item is part of a $40,670,095 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
ALGOMA, TOWN OF $445,163 Grant Community Development Block Grants/State's program and Non-Entitlement Grants in Hawaii ? (Recovery Act Funded) The Community Development Block Grant Program - Recovery (CDBG-R) was allocated $8,071,701 funds to the State of Mississippi for general public infrastructure improvement purposes for local... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,071,701 allocation. See details
Housing and Urban Development, Department of 8/03/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $400,000 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers Mississippi is experiencing statewide mass layoffs and plant closures. The state unemployment rates range from 6.8 % to 19%. Sixty three of Mississippi's eighty two counties reported double digit unemployment. Under current economic conditions MS expects
This spending item is part of a $1,651,549 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 6/30/2010
PONTOTOC MUNICIPAL SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT $393,584 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 $132,888,489 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
COLOM CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC. $310,823 Contract Construction of grade control structure no. 1 & pipe sites No. 1 & 2 in Upper Skuna River Watershed, Pontotoc County, Mississippi Agriculture, Department of / Natural Resources Conservation Service 9/14/2009
Pontotoc County School District $295,747 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 $132,888,489 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
PONTOTOC, CITY OF $158,345 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants
This spending item is part of a $169,993 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 11/17/2009
PONTOTOC HOUSING AUTHORITY $154,050 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
PONTOTOC HOUSING AUTHORITY $154,050 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Formula Grant Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
PONTOTOC HOUSING AUTHORITY $154,050 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Formula Grant Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $143,750 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
AMERICAN FURNITURE MANUFACTURING, INC. $100,000 Grant State Energy Program The SEP will provide assistance to both public and private entities to move toward greater energy efficiency, independence, and sustainability while creating and preserving jobs in Mississippi. The State's SEP has been divided into five broad categories:
This spending item is part of a $40,418,000 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 4/17/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $53,884 Grant Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States Well balanced meals provided in a group setting in a centralized location five days a week, except for designated holidays or emergencies when the site may be closed. In addition, to a healthful meal, participants receive the social benefit of peer cont... Show more
This spending item is part of a $596,849 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $33,713 Grant Senior Community Service Employment Program To provide subsidized, part-time, community service work-based training for low-income persons age 55 or older who have poor employment prospects.
This spending item is part of a $294,321 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $33,713 Grant Senior Community Service Employment Program To provide subsidized, part-time, community service work-based training for low-income persons age 55 or older who have poor employment prospects.
This spending item is part of a $294,321 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $26,527 Grant Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States Well balanced meals provided to eligible homebound older persons five days a week, including designated holidays and emergencies when congregate meal sites are closed. Participants enjoy a measure of socialization from their delivery person(s) and r... Show more
This spending item is part of a $293,833 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $25,000 Grant Economic Adjustment Assistance The project involves the renovation of a former furniture manufacturing facility and its conversion into a one-stop workforce development center (the WIN Manufacturing Solutions Center).
This spending item is part of a $3,700,000 allocation. See details
Commerce, Department of / Economic Development Administration 8/28/2009
SHERMAN, TOWN OF $24,424 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories The Mississippi Division of Public Safety Planning will utilize the Recovery Act JAG funds to curtail illegal drug activity and violent crime through the funding of multi-jurisdictional drug... Show more
This spending item is part of a $11,199,389 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 4/29/2009
PONTOTOC MUNICIPAL SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT $21,525 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act Assist States to make available special education and related services for children with disabilities age 3 through 5 years, and at a State's discretion, to 2 year old children with disabilities who will reach age three during the school year.
This spending item is part of a $4,510,940 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
PONTOTOC MUNICIPAL SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT $21,525 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act Assist States to make available special education and related services for children with disabilities age 3 through 5 years, and at a State's discretion, to 2 year old children with disabilities who will reach age three during the school year.
This spending item is part of a $4,510,940 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
TOWN OF SHERMAN $20,620 Grant Community Facilities Loans and Grants Community Facilities Loans and Grants - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $15,284 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 12/31/2010
THREE RIVERS PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT $13,500 Grant Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States Well balanced meals provided in a group setting in a centralized location five days a week, except for designated holidays or emergencies when the site may be closed. In addition, to a healthful meal, participants receive the social benefit of peer cont... Show more
This spending item is part of a $596,849 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $13,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
Pontotoc County School District $12,103 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act Assist States to make available special education and related services for children with disabilities age 3 through 5 years, and at a State's discretion, to 2 year old children with disabilities who will reach age three during the school year.
This spending item is part of a $4,510,940 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
PONTOTOC COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT $12,103 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act Assist States to make available special education and related services for children with disabilities age 3 through 5 years, and at a State's discretion, to 2 year old children with disabilities who will reach age three during the school year.
This spending item is part of a $4,510,940 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
PONTOTOC MUNICIPAL SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT $11,839 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act The MDE understands the importance of technology usage in education in the 21st century and supports the vision of the USDOE to enhance technology in classrooms. This initiative cannot be obtained without equipping educators with the necessary skills a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,507,492 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
TRANSPORTATION , MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF $11,648 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants
This spending item is part of a $169,993 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 11/17/2009
IMAGE SCREEN PRINTING INC $10,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 4/13/2010
Pontotoc County School District $9,540 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act The MDE understands the importance of technology usage in education in the 21st century and supports the vision of the USDOE to enhance technology in classrooms. This initiative cannot be obtained without equipping educators with the necessary skills a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,507,492 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $9,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $7,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $7,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $2,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,016 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 5/31/2010
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 7/31/2010