Colorado Economic Recovery and Accountability

San Juan County


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SAN JUAN COUNTY ARRA FUNDING AND PROJECTS

 


 

Based on the latest information available to the Governor’s Office. This report is not comprehensive because new Recovery Act awards are announced frequently. This does not include funds - including income tax cuts, increased COBRA benefits, increased funds to cover Medicaid services and others - that cannot be broken down by county. The numbers below represent funds that have been awarded and are expected to be received over the life of the Recovery Act. The funds are distributed to a wide range of groups in the county and do not necessarily touch county government.

 


 

COMMUNITY SERVICES / SAFETY NET:

$227,262

 

Community Services Block grant to Housing Solutions for the Southwest County Region, which serves San Juan, Archuleta, La Plata, and Montezuma counties, for poverty reduction and revitalization of low-income communities.

 

$7,778.81

 

Extra 13 percent in food stamp benefits to about 70 people in San Juan County between April 1- October 31, 2009.

 



 

WORKFORCE SERVICES AND UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS:

$326,918

 

Workforce Investment Act Funds for job training in the Southwest County Region, which includes San Juan, Archuleta, Montezuma, Dolores, and La Plata counties.

 

$162,272

 

Wagner Peyser (WP) & Reemployment Services (RES) to the Southwest County Region, which includes San Juan, Archuleta, Montezuma, Dolores, and La Plata counties.

 

$199,565

 

Extra 20 weeks of benefits, through the Emergency Unemployment Compensation program, for 36 people (as of June 30, 2010) in San Juan County.

 

$53,000

 

Extra $25 per week in unemployment benefits through the Federal Additional Compensation program, for 88 people (as of June 30, 2010) in San Juan County.

 

$13,443

 

Additional 13 weeks of unemployment benefits through a new state law given to 5 people as of June 30, 2010 in San Juan County.

 



 

ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT: 

$34,642

 

Estimated funds to be spent for free energy efficiency upgrades in low-income homes in San Juan County

 

$265,000

 

Energy Efficiency Conservation Block grant to Four Corners Office of Resource Efficiency (4CORE) for energy efficiency upgrades to buildings in Archuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma and San Juan counties.

 

$100

 

Rebate for 1 person in San Juan County for the purchase of energy-efficient appliances, including dishwashers, refrigerators, furnaces and boilers.

 



 

EDUCATION: 

$9,783

 

Title I-A funds to the Silverton 1 school district for services in schools with high percentages of low-income students

 

$397

 

Title II-D formula funds to the Silverton 1 school district for technology improvements

 

$1,549,521

 

IDEA Part B funds to the San Juan BOCES for serices to disabled students in the the Silverton 1 school district and 4 other school districts.

 

$55,076

 

IDEA funds to the San Juan BOCES for serices to disabled pre-school students in the the Silverton 1 school district and 4 other school districts