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42119 Union County, Pa.

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U.S. Pennsylvania Union
Population 308,745,538 12,702,379 44,964
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $18,923,700,812 $28,991,497
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,490 $645
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
5.5
6.3
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+2.9
8.4
+2.8
9.1
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
+0.9
9.3
+0.7
9.8
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
-1.0
8.3
-1.4
8.4
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
+0.0
8.3
-0.2
8.2
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 $6,103,140
Employment and Training Administration $5,316,620
Education, Department of $3,886,598
Health and Human Services, Department of $3,167,511
Small Business Administration $3,107,000
Transportation, Department of $2,667,861
Social Security Administration $1,929,250
Agriculture, Department of $1,375,513
Environmental Protection Agency $654,191
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $387,647
Justice, Department of $244,710
National Science Foundation $87,288
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers $64,168

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Union 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
SEDA COG JOINT RAIL AUTHORITY $5,510,154 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
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $2,240,080 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
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,904,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
CENTRAL SUSQUEHANNA INTERMEDIATE UNIT $1,884,894 Grant ARRA - Early Head Start Early Head Start ARRA Expansion began serving 76 pregnant women and children birth to three years of age on March 1, 2010. 16 families are being served in the Combination Program and 60 families are receiving home-based services. These services are offere Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
Mifflinburg Area School District $1,828,916 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
Comfort Suites $1,520,000 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 4/28/2010
TRANSPORTATION, PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF $1,452,792 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 4/09/2009
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $1,387,966 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
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,279,013 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 9/30/2009
Fero Vineyards and Winery LLC $1,037,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 12/23/2010
TRANSPORTATION, PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF $985,980 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grant: Available for Use in Any Area (flexible) Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 3/25/2009
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $756,809 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
Lewisburg Area School District $748,001 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
NEW BERLIN MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY $654,191 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
BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY $432,058 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/06/2010
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $400,000 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
SNYDER, UNION, MIFFLIN CHILD DEVELOPMENT, INC. $330,231 Grant ARRA - Early Head Start This grant, titled Discretionary Grant, awards continuation funds made available to Snyder Union Mifflin Child Development, Inc. Early Head Start Expansion program under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to continue services to our Early Head Sta Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
Creative Plantscapes Inc. $325,000 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 12/16/2010
Mifflinburg Area School District $281,757 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
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $280,700 Grant WIA Dislocated Workers The commonwealth was awarded nearly $2.7 millionto provide assistance and on-the-job training to hard-to-serve, dislocated workers with the greatest barriers to reemployment located in counties most significantly affected by the recession. It is anticipat
This spending item is part of a $2,697,393 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 6/30/2010
SNYDER, UNION, MIFFLIN CHILD DEVELOPMENT, INC. $274,677 Grant ARRA - Head Start ARRA cost of Living Adjustment and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the provisions of Section 640(a)(5) of the Head Start Act. This grant awards a cost-of-living adjustment increase of 1.84% for all Head Start and Early Head Start programs of Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 5/29/2009
BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY $250,000 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) PA is initiating a program named PA Conservation Works. This program is a grant program for local governments and non-profit entities that will save or conserve a minimum of 25% of all energy used.
This spending item is part of a $23,574,800 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 9/17/2009
GREGG TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY $250,000 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) PA is initiating a program named PA Conservation Works. This program is a grant program for local governments and non-profit entities that will save or conserve a minimum of 25% of all energy used.
This spending item is part of a $23,574,800 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 9/17/2009
BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY $239,309 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/12/2010
BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY $220,128 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will use preclinical mouse models to test two novel applications of the farnesyl transferase inhibitor class of anti-cancer drugs. The ability of farnesyl transferase inhibitors to improve on existing therapies in Burkitt lymphoma will be exa Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $191,065 Grant Program of Competitive Grants for Worker Training and Placement in High Growth and Emerging Industry Sectors The commonwealth received $6 million in competitive grants to develop a comprehensive statewide energy sector partnership strategy to provide recruitment, training and job placement in Pennsyl... Show more
This spending item is part of a $6,000,000 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 1/29/2010
SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY WOMEN IN TRANSITION $175,000 Grant Violence Against Women Formula Grants The Recovery Act STOP Violence Against Women Program supports communities in their efforts to hire and retain criminal justice and victim services personnel that respond to violent crimes against women as a way to develop and strengthen effective law enfo
This spending item is part of a $4,942,096 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 5/15/2009
UNION, COUNTY OF $170,875 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
UNION, COUNTY OF $147,260 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
CENTRAL SUSQUEHANNA INTERMEDIATE UNIT $124,683 Grant ARRA - Head Start Head Start 2009 ARRA COLA/Quality Improvement This award provides for ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the provisions of Section 640(a)(5) of the Head Start Act for the Head Start Program. Head Start promotes Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 5/29/2009
Knice Inc $115,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 1/22/2010
TRANSPORTATION, PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF $114,620 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grant: Available for Use in Any Area (flexible) Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 3/23/2009
TRANSPORTATION, PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF $114,469 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grant: Available for Use in Any Area (flexible) Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 3/23/2009
Lewisburg Area School District $114,335 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
UNION, COUNTY OF $110,880 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
BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY $103,375 Direct P Federal Work-Study Program CAMPUS-BASED /FWS Education, Department of 4/01/2009
Sunsational Family Campground $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 9/02/2010
SNYDER, UNION, MIFFLIN CHILD DEVELOPMENT, INC. $93,327 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
BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY $87,288 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support Collaborative Research: Sedimentary Basin Response to Paleocene-Eocene Spreading Ridge Subduction in South-Central Alaska This research group is providing one of the first detailed accounts of the sedimentary basin response to oceanic spreading-ridge subd National Science Foundation 7/28/2009
CENTRAL SUSQUEHANNA INTERMEDIATE UNIT $77,728 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/09/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $74,500 Loan Farm Operating Loans DIRECT OPERATING LOAN Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 3/06/2009
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $72,389 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
SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY WOMEN IN TRANSITION $69,710 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
UNION COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY $69,512 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
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $60,000 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
UNION, COUNTY OF $52,238 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
UNION SNYDER AGENCY ON AGING INC $48,315 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
PLAYWORLD SYSTEMS INCORPORATED $40,204 Contract Playground equipment. Report was missed as equipment shipped in October. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only 9/23/2009
CENTRAL SUSQUEHANNA INTERMEDIATE UNIT $37,558 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
UNION SNYDER AGENCY ON AGING INC $28,138 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
PLAYWORLD SYSTEMS INCORPORATED $22,550 Contract Playground equipment. Reporting was missed in previous quarter as it did not ship until October. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only 9/23/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $22,000 Loan Farm Operating Loans DIRECT OPERATING LOAN SUBSIDY Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 3/06/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $22,000 Loan Farm Operating Loans DIRECT OPERATING LOAN Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 3/06/2009
CENTRAL SUSQUEHANNA INTERMEDIATE UNIT $21,780 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
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $20,597 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 $11,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
KOCH GLOBAL ENTERPRISES INC $5,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 2/02/2010
MELLIE'S CHICKEN SHACK INC $5,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 2/17/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $4,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
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 6/30/2010
BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY $1,781 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of 4/09/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
PLAYWORLD SYSTEMS INCORPORATED $1,415 Contract Two park benches U.S. Army Corps of Engineers / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only 7/21/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
Snyder Dustin dba Brookpark Dental Arts $0 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 5/17/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS -$22,000 Loan Farm Operating Loans DIRECT OPERATING LOAN Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 7/31/2010