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37173 Swain County, N.C.

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U.S. North Carolina Swain
Population 308,745,538 9,535,483 13,988
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $15,205,543,291 $47,984,689
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,595 $3,430
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
6.5
6.0
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+4.6
11.1
+3.4
9.4
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
-1.2
9.9
+0.9
10.3
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+1.0
10.9
+1.7
12.0
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-1.1
9.8
-0.9
11.1
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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Justice, Department of $18,116,500
Transportation, Department of $9,954,158
Interior, Department of $7,288,618
Health and Human Services, Department of $2,787,782
Education, Department of $2,466,200
Small Business Administration $2,008,500
Employment and Training Administration $1,939,440
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $1,255,629
Social Security Administration $928,500
Agriculture, Department of $721,306
Energy, Department of $326,532
Environmental Protection Agency $166,524
National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities $25,000

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Swain County, N.C. 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
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $18,000,000 Grant Recovery Act - Correctional Facilities On Tribal Lands The Eastern Band of cherokee indians, under Category II, will enhance their detention and law enforcement capacity by funding the construction of a Multi-purpose Justice Center. Justice, Department of 9/21/2009
TRANSPORTATION, NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF $6,108,843 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 3/26/2009
APAC-ATLANTIC, INC. $3,212,226 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $2,000,000 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas Construction of a transpotation facility that will enhance many aspects of our community, this facality will help provide acess road, an office building, classroom training area. Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 12/23/2009
CHEROKEE BOYS CLUB, INC., THE $1,840,100 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The overall purpose of the grant award is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Materials were purchased as indicated and approved in the American Recovery and Rein... Show more Interior, Department of / Indian Affairs (Assistant Secretary) 10/07/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $1,586,831 Grant Road Maintenance_Indian Roads ARRA Repar and Resoration grant's purpose is to repair certain roads on the cherokee Indian Reservation.The overall intent is to improve the levelof Srvice Ratings for BIA roads and bridges. the outcome is to provde safer roads and bridges to inviduals t Interior, Department of / Indian Affairs (Assistant Secretary) 3/31/2010
SOUTHWESTERN NC PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION $1,561,320 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 created a nationwide federally funded employment and training program and provides resources to states and to local Workforce Development Boards to assist jobseekers and employers with a number of workforce devel
This spending item is part of a $79,827,136 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $1,547,954 Grant Recovery Act of 2009: Capital Improvement and Maintenance ROAD RECONSTRUCTION Transportation, Department of 5/24/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $1,255,629 Grant Native American Housing Block Grants (Formula) Recovery Act Funded The overall purpose for funds received by the Recover Act is to provide ten (10) single family homes for low income native american families. Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/24/2009
SWAIN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION (INC) $1,091,498 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 $1,161,931,564 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/20/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $902,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $721,170 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 12/31/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $709,480 Grant ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements This project will provide for the construction of approximately 7,900 feet of 8' and 10' gravity sewer main and 41 manholes to replace the existing deteriorated sewage collection lines and manholes. The result of the project will be a significant reducti Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 9/14/2009
Bryson City Pharmacy Inc. $708,500 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 5/24/2010
COCHRAN EXCAVATING, LLC AND SWAIN POWER EQ $600,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 6/17/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $581,875 Grant ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements This project will provide for the construction of a new sewage pumping station to replace the existing inverted siphon. The existing inverted siphon lacks adequate capacity to serve the community and routinely overflows to a populated area adjacent to a Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 9/14/2009
Smith & Company Accounting $435,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 7/15/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $433,846 Grant ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements This project will provide for removal and re-construction of a leaking 1,000,000 gallon potable water storage tank that serves as a primary water facility for the Cherokee Community Water System. Several attempts to repair the leaking concrete slab and f Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 9/14/2009
SWAIN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION (INC) $408,360 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 $314,410,039 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
STATE OF FRANKLIN HEALTH COUNCIL INC $378,120 Grant Senior Community Service Employment Program Title: Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. Description: In accordance with Title V of the Older Americans Act, SCSEP provides part-time temporary paid employment to unemployed, low
This spending item is part of a $13,761,413 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
CHEROKEE BOYS CLUB, INC., THE $371,764 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Investing in Innovation (i3) Fund, Recovery Act To support the purpose of the Investing in Innovation Fund, which provides competitive grants to applicants with a recor of improving student achievement and attainment in order to expend the implementation of, a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $14,253,161 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Innovation and Improvement 10/01/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $296,190 Grant ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements Proj. NS9E9EB001Z7 & NS9EB002H7 Admin. Roof Replacement & Alternate Water Source for CIH Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 9/25/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $271,558 Grant ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements This project will provide for the replacement of an existing 30 year old booster pump station that can no longer serve the needs of the Cherokee Community Water System. The existing station is a single pump booster without back-up power. Growth in the c Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 9/21/2009
Dadaji Inc. $265,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 5/13/2010
ESPINA STONE CO. $260,700 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $253,100 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) Retrofit 15 buildings by implementing recommednations as concluded in energy audits performed on each building. Energy, Department of 12/22/2009
SWAIN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION (INC) $231,391 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 $257,444,956 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $212,576 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Child Care and Development - ARRA funds currently help serve 56 eligible children in the EBCI Agelink Childcare Program.Agelink is a full time Daycare and Aftershool child Care proggram with a 3 star rating uner the north carolina rating system. Our serv Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
Town of Bryson City $166,524 Grant Capitalization Grants for Clean Water State Revolving Funds This agreement provides funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to the state of North Carolina to capitalize its revolving loan fund for the financing for the construction of wastewater treatment facilities and assoc... Show more
This spending item is part of a $70,729,100 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 4/03/2009
SWAIN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION (INC) $159,188 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Race-to-the-Top Incentive Grants, Recovery Act The purpose of the Race to the Top Fund is to encourage and reward States that are creating the conditions for education innovation and reform; achieving significant improvement in student outcomes; and implementi... Show more
This spending item is part of a $399,465,769 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 9/24/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $138,039 Grant ARRA - Head Start 1-American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The totla children served at Qualla Boundary Headstart is 176. Early Headstart is 53 with a home base program serving 12. Qualla Boundary Headstart and Early Headstart is a Native American Head Start Program that Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 7/02/2009
STATE OF FRANKLIN HEALTH COUNCIL INC $119,371 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas This grant will invest in public transportation by purchasing 141 replacement and 31 expansion vehicles; constructing transit maintenance and administration facilities; purchasing bus shelters; maintenance shop equipment; and technology enhancements for r... Show more
This spending item is part of a $33,055,504 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 8/26/2009
CLAN STAR INC $116,500 Grant OVW Technical Assistance Initiative To provide technical assistance to the grant recipients of the Recovery Act Tribal Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Coalition Program. Justice, Department of 3/26/2010
Straight Line Striping of Tenn $103,257 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
MOUNTAIN DICOVERY CHARTER SCHOOL $96,038 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 $1,161,931,564 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/20/2009
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $88,995 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas CAPITOL Transportation, Department of 1/14/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $88,995 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas This grant will invest in public transportation by purchasing 141 replacement and 31 expansion vehicles; constructing transit maintenance and administration facilities; purchasing bus shelters; maintenance shop equipment; and technology enhancements for r... Show more
This spending item is part of a $33,055,504 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 8/26/2009
THE STUDENT CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION INC $76,530 Grant Conservation Activities by Youth Service Organizations This award has funded services to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Cherokee, NC, from the Student Conservation Association's youth conservation service programs. SCA recruited, trained and led two crews of youth, who learned green job ... Show more Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
SWAIN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION (INC) $73,432 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) NC SEO plan is to provide the EECBG funds, through a competitive proposal process, to those non-designated agencies and communities, including public school systems and community colleges (about 33) that are not receiving funding directly... Show more
This spending item is part of a $20,925,300 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 9/18/2009
SWAIN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION (INC) $71,794 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act 60% of awards are competitive extending NC's IMPACT Model School program to 7 high schools and piloting formative evaluation professional development and software in 31 schools. 40% of awards are formula awards to 115 LEAs and 8-10 Charter Schools. No... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,337,364 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
Shular Brackins & Sons Inc $59,400 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
CHEROKEE BOYS CLUB, INC., THE $57,400 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 Interior, Department of / Indian Affairs (Assistant Secretary) 5/07/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $52,000 Grant ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements EQUIPMENT Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 3/22/2010
EASTERN BAND OF THE CHEROKEE INDIANS $42,936 Grant ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements I-stat Analyzer and Triage Mterpro w/ supplies BiPap Vision Ventilator Support System Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 6/22/2009
MOUNTAIN DICOVERY CHARTER SCHOOL $36,167 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 $314,410,039 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
HIGHWAY MARKINGS, INC. $32,271 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
MCP COMPUTER PRODUCTS INC $27,472 Contract Dell server and storage array equipment Health and Human Services, Department of / Indian Health Service 9/10/2010
MUSEUM OF THE CHEROKEE INDIAN INC $25,000 Grant Promotion of the Arts_Partnership Agreements To support the preservation of jobs that are threatened by declines in philanthropic and other support during the current economic downturn.
This spending item is part of a $339,100 allocation. See details
National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities / National Endowment for the Arts 4/29/2009
Heritage Grading & Paving Inc $22,500 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
EASTERN BAND OF CHEROKEE INDIANS $21,810 Grant Aging Nutrition Services for Native Americans 2009 T6_ARRA Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/30/2009
ENVIRONMENTAL, SAFETY & HEALTH, INC. $20,000 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
PROGRESSION ELECTRIC LLC $12,403 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $11,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
Sani-Tech Jetvac Services, LLC $5,000 Contract Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Repave Heintooga Rd including the following shallow depth, full depth, and geo-grid patching, resurfacing of Heintooga Ridge Road, culvert repairs, and various concrete repair items
This spending item is part of a $3,727,757 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / National Park Service 5/07/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $4,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,000 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
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $136 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 3/31/2010