Week of January 24, 2010
Quote of the Week:
"We thought we were going to lose half our industry. Then the Recovery Act came along, and we were able to create jobs."
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FACES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY
"I feel like I'm on a good path now. I feel confident about my future."
YOUR RECOVERY DOLLARS AT WORK: NEWS & UPDATES
Stimulus funds to benefit Western Mass. rail lines
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $70 million in Stimulus funds for final design and construction of the "Knowledge Corridor" along the Connecticut River rail line in western Massachusetts. Read more.
ARRA funds designated to water infrastructure upgrades
$185 million in federal recovery funds were released for water infrastructure improvement projects. The Recovery Act grants along with State Revolving Fund financing will support statewide construction projects worth nearly $800 million, maintaining and creating thousands of jobs across Massachusetts. Read more.
WHAT RECOVERY CAN DO FOR YOU: JOB & CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES
Opportunities for Individuals:
FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Program Coordinator for Community Action Program
Opportunities For Businesses: Search for Contracts
FEATURED CONTRACT OF THE WEEK: Classroom Labs Adaption
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