[oregon-recovery-act] Oregon Recovery Act Updates
CHARLSON Nicole * GOV
nicole.charlson at state.or.us
Tue Jan 4 16:34:20 PST 2011
Below are the latest news stories and activities related to the American
Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act) in Oregon.
Oregon stories of recovery
When snow-capped beauty turns deadly: The Recovery Act is funding a
research project at OSU this is addressing the landslides and floods
that follow rain or snow to help prevent disaster.
New school lighting has small Oregon town talking: This energy efficient
project will provide a better learning environment for students and the
funds will put local contractors to work.
http://oregon.gov/ENERGY/Recovery/docs/Fossil..pdf (PDF 174 KB)
Oregon goes greener through HUD's Green Retrofit program: Thanks to
HUD's Green Retrofits for Multifamily Housing funded by the American
Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Oregon is going to get even greener.
Small school district knows how to get the job done: Mitchell School
District Superintendent Sue Horton secures Recovery Act funds from the
State Energy Program to benefit kids and the local community.
http://oregon.gov/ENERGY/Recovery/docs/Mitchell.pdf (PDF 148 KB)
Stimulus funds make a difference to Coos County lighting contractor:
Coos County electrical contractor Randy Rema sees first hand how
Recovery Act funds are helping to provide jobs and saving electricity.
http://oregon.gov/ENERGY/Recovery/docs/Reese.pdf (PDF 157 KB)
Stocking up: The Recovery Act and HUD are providing low income housing
assistance to Oregonians.
Making miracles: The Recovery Act is helping make miracles in northeast
The "Oregon Stories of Recovery" site shares information about how
Recovery Act funds are making a difference in the lives of Oregonians.
Find more at the following website:
Oregon Recovery Act award recipients will be providing their next
quarterly report to the federal government within the next couple of
weeks. The Tracking the Dollars map
online will be updated on January 14 to show the most recent project
Recovery Act in the news
Below are some recent news articles related to the Recovery Act in
Recovery Act helps fund wood stove change-out program in Oakridge
tove_change_out.pdf> (PDF 234 KB)
Making stimulus funds work <http://www.katu.com/younews/111553849.html>
New LED decorative street lamps reduce electric use by 71%
<http://www.oregon.gov/ENERGY/Recovery/docs/Redmond_LED.pdf> (PDF 79
HUD Secretary Donovan announces that Recovery Act funding has prevented
or ended homelessness for over 750,000 persons
Santa comes early for these senior homeowners
<http://www.oregon.gov/ENERGY/Recovery/docs/Hines.pdf> (PDF 88 KB)
For more information, visit www.oregon.gov/recovery.
Happy New Year!
Economic Recovery Executive Team | Office of the Governor
Phone: (503) 373-0289 | Fax: (503) 378-5253
nicole.charlson at state.or.us <mailto:nicole.charlson at state.or.us> |
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