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42025 Carbon County, Pa.

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U.S. Pennsylvania Carbon
Population 308,745,538 12,702,379 65,220
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $18,923,700,812 $37,860,513
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,490 $581
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
5.5
6.7
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+2.9
8.4
+3.2
9.9
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
+0.9
9.3
+1.2
11.1
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
-1.0
8.3
-1.1
10.0
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
+0.0
8.3
-0.3
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 $7,934,781
Agriculture, Department of $5,398,801
Environmental Protection Agency $5,326,779
Small Business Administration $5,158,300
Social Security Administration $3,720,500
Employment and Training Administration $2,662,844
Health and Human Services, Department of $2,623,126
Transportation, Department of $2,145,286
Energy, Department of $1,949,847
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $807,288
Interior, Department of $68,964
Justice, Department of $37,431
Army, Department of $26,567

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Carbon County, Pa. 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
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $5,041,181 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 3/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,653,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
Township of East Penn $2,606,925 Grant Capitalization Grants for Clean Water State Revolving Funds This grant award provides funding under the American Recovery Reinvestment Act of 2009 to the State of Pennsylvania through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (G?PENNVESTG?) to capitalize its revolving loan fund for the fin... Show more
This spending item is part of a $176,912,530 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 7/09/2009
LEHIGHTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT $2,034,206 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act State Fiscal Stabilization Funds are for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services. PennsylvaniaG??s Basic Education Fun... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,558,797,939 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 10/28/2009
PATHSTONE CORPORATION $1,957,191 Grant ARRA - Early Head Start This award contains funds made available to the Early Head Start program under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to expand Early Head Start services to 72 infants, toddlers and pregnant women. Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
CARBON COUNTY ACTION COMMITTEE FOR HUMAN SERVICES $1,938,403 Grant Weatherization Assistance for Low-Income Persons The American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (ARRA) provides $252.8 million for PennsylvaniaG??s Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP), which is designed to help low-income households decrease energy consumption and costs. These resources will enable th... Show more
This spending item is part of a $254,172,883 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 3/27/2009
TRANSPORTATION, PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF $1,880,576 Grant Highway Planning and Construction The Transportation Infrastructure (highway and bridge) Investments, funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), are available for eligible highway and bridge projects. Since the ARRA funding is 100% federal participation (full feder Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 3/24/2009
PANTHER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT $1,872,313 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act State Fiscal Stabilization Funds are for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services. PennsylvaniaG??s Basic Education Fun... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,558,797,939 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 10/28/2009
PALMERTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT $1,506,322 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act State Fiscal Stabilization Funds are for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services. PennsylvaniaG??s Basic Education Fun... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,558,797,939 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 10/28/2009
Lansford Coaldale Joint Water Authority $1,500,000 Grant Capitalization Grants for Drinking Water State Revolving Funds This agreement provides funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to the state of Pennsylvania to capitalize its revolving loan fund for the financing for the construction of drinking water facilities, green infrast... Show more
This spending item is part of a $44,006,270 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 8/20/2009
R. F. OHL FUEL OIL INC. $1,425,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 10/15/2010
Borough of Jim Thorpe $1,219,854 Grant Capitalization Grants for Drinking Water State Revolving Funds This agreement provides funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to the state of Pennsylvania to capitalize its revolving loan fund for the financing for the construction of drinking water facilities, green infrast... Show more
This spending item is part of a $44,006,270 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 8/20/2009
CARBON COUNTY $1,056,205 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers WIA Adult Grants: To provide a variety of work-related employment and training services, including job training opportunities, to unemployed or underemployed adults to support their entry or reentry into the job market. WIA Youth Grants: To provide empl
This spending item is part of a $99,675,530 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
CARBON COUNTY $939,112 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers WIA Adult Grants: To provide a variety of work-related employment and training services, including job training opportunities, to unemployed or underemployed adults to support their entry or reentry into the job market. WIA Youth Grants: To provide empl
This spending item is part of a $99,675,530 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
Keystone Pellet Incorporated $883,000 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 2/10/2010
Keystone Pellet Incorporated $823,000 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 2/10/2010
WEATHERLY SCHOOL DISTRICT $729,379 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act State Fiscal Stabilization Funds are for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services. PennsylvaniaG??s Basic Education Fun... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,558,797,939 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 10/28/2009
JIM THORPE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT $621,666 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act State Fiscal Stabilization Funds are for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services. PennsylvaniaG??s Basic Education Fun... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,558,797,939 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 10/28/2009
Capriottis Inc. $619,000 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 2/16/2012
Carbon County Action Committee For Human Services $449,664 Grant ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Funds are awarded to the existing network of Community Action Agencies, who must receive 99% of the funds appropriated. Funds are to be used for activities serving the population at or below 200% of the federal poverty level, as established by the Office
This spending item is part of a $42,332,166 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
CARBON COUNTY $442,527 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers WIA Adult Grants: To provide a variety of work-related employment and training services, including job training opportunities, to unemployed or underemployed adults to support their entry or reentry into the job market. WIA Youth Grants: To provide empl
This spending item is part of a $99,675,530 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
Munivar Corp. $438,300 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 12/13/2010
Edward F. Melber RPh $400,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 2/12/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $357,620 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 8/31/2010
Equipment Dynamics Inc. $350,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 1/14/2010
PANTHER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT $327,159 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The purpose of Title I funding is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Federal funding under Title I provides funds for districts to implement supplemental inst... Show more
This spending item is part of a $400,603,678 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/01/2009
CARBON COUNTY $304,447 Grant Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program (Recovery Act Funded) The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, through the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED), is administering the Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing Program (HPRP). This program was authorized by the American ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $23,411,484 allocation. See details
Housing and Urban Development, Department of / Community Planning and Development 8/13/2009
CARBON COUNTY $264,710 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas The grant supports multiple projects and includes the following: 15 Rural Transit Agencies and 4 Intercity Bus Agencies. Projects include vehicle purchases; signage improvement; bus shelters; intermodal facilities; Park & Ride paving lot pavement and res... Show more
This spending item is part of a $30,209,184 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 7/24/2009
JIM THORPE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT $261,623 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The purpose of Title I funding is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Federal funding under Title I provides funds for districts to implement supplemental inst... Show more
This spending item is part of a $400,603,678 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/01/2009
CARBON COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY $255,171 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded Replacement of kitchen cabinets in elderly development; replacement of sidewalk and curbs; install refrigerators at elderly development Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
CARBON COUNTY $247,670 Grant Community Development Block Grants/State's program and Non-Entitlement Grants in Hawaii ? (Recovery Act Funded) The CDBG-R Program provides grants to designated municipalities for virtually any community development activity. The use of CDBG is governed by state Act 179. CDBG has two components: t... Show more
This spending item is part of a $12,434,921 allocation. See details
Housing and Urban Development, Department of 9/21/2009
LEHIGHTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT $241,603 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The purpose of Title I funding is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Federal funding under Title I provides funds for districts to implement supplemental inst... Show more
This spending item is part of a $400,603,678 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/01/2009
Pupster's Inc. and Pupster's Pub & Grub In $220,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 11/13/2009
CARBON COUNTY $200,000 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers WIA Adult Grants: To provide a variety of work-related employment and training services, including job training opportunities, to unemployed or underemployed adults to support their entry or reentry into the job market. WIA Youth Grants: To provide empl
This spending item is part of a $99,675,530 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
PALMERTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT $181,714 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The purpose of Title I funding is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Federal funding under Title I provides funds for districts to implement supplemental inst... Show more
This spending item is part of a $400,603,678 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/01/2009
WEATHERLY SCHOOL DISTRICT $95,960 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The purpose of Title I funding is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Federal funding under Title I provides funds for districts to implement supplemental inst... Show more
This spending item is part of a $400,603,678 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/01/2009
PATHSTONE CORPORATION $84,743 Grant ARRA - Head Start PathStone Carbon County Head Start proposes to use the ARRA funds awarded for both COLA and Quality Improvement aspects of the program. The use of the ARRA COLA funds will center on the provisioning of an additional 1.84% to all Federal Head Start staff. Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 5/28/2009
WEATHERLY CASTING AND MACHINE COMPANY $68,964 Contract Purchase of a Hydraulic Dredge -YUMA
This spending item is part of a $4,094,400 allocation. See details
Interior, Department of / Bureau of Reclamation 6/29/2010
CARBON COUNTY $55,924 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) funds have two mandatory earmarks, Infant/Toddler and Quality. The Infant/Toddler funds are utilized for new center-based Keystone Babies programs. Specifically, th
This spending item is part of a $60,146,767 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
PANTHER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT $33,049 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The purpose of Title I funding is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Federal funding under Title I provides funds for districts to implement supplemental inst... Show more
This spending item is part of a $400,603,678 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/01/2009
LEHIGHTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT $29,787 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act The purpose of Title I funding is to improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards. Federal funding under Title I provides funds for districts to implement supplemental inst... Show more
This spending item is part of a $400,603,678 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4/01/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $29,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
CARBON COUNTY $28,046 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) funds have two mandatory earmarks, Infant/Toddler and Quality. The Infant/Toddler funds are utilized for new center-based Keystone Babies programs. Specifically, th
This spending item is part of a $60,146,767 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
PALMERTON, BOROUGH OF $27,431 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government PALMERTON BOROUGH AND MAHONING TOWNSHIP JOINT RECOVERY ACT JAG PROJECT Justice, Department of 6/25/2009
Flow Measurement Technologies Inc $26,567 Contract Repair and renovate the existing building C-1943 to provide excellent living quarters for the 4th BCT soldiers. Repair windows, doors and replace locksets to improve security. Provide screens for all windows, repair and paint interior walls and ceilings,
This spending item is part of a $17,121,697 allocation. See details
Army, Department of 9/28/2009
CARBON COUNTY $25,000 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers WIA Adult Grants: To provide a variety of work-related employment and training services, including job training opportunities, to unemployed or underemployed adults to support their entry or reentry into the job market. WIA Youth Grants: To provide empl
This spending item is part of a $99,675,530 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
CARBON COUNTY $22,558 Grant Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States ARRA funding of home delivered nutrition services will augment existing resources, replace revenue lost from local resources due to the economic downturn and support the continued delivery of meals to vulnerable older Americans. Home delivered meals... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,479,863 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
CARBON COUNTY $20,000 Grant Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) provided funding for congregate nutrition services. Established in 1972 under the Older Americans Act, the program provides meals to older Americans in congregate facilities such as senior centers, adult... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,005,971 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
CARBON COUNTY $11,444 Grant Weatherization Assistance for Low-Income Persons The American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (ARRA) provides $252.8 million for PennsylvaniaG??s Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP), which is designed to help low-income households decrease energy consumption and costs. These resources will enable th... Show more
This spending item is part of a $254,172,883 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 3/27/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $10,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
Borough of Summit Hill $10,000 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories The Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program permits funding for a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on local needs and conditions. JAG funds may be used for state ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $45,453,997 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 5/19/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $8,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $8,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $6,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $4,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital $2,500 Grant ARRA - Preventing Healthcare-Associated Infections This program is intended to address the Health and Human Services Action Plan to prevent healthcare associated infections (HAI). Funding will provide for technical assistance to make critical short-term investments that will provide for a sustainabl... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,020,480 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 8/28/2009
PALMERTON HOSPITAL $2,500 Grant ARRA - Preventing Healthcare-Associated Infections This program is intended to address the Health and Human Services Action Plan to prevent healthcare associated infections (HAI). Funding will provide for technical assistance to make critical short-term investments that will provide for a sustainabl... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,020,480 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 8/28/2009
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 11/30/2009