Week of December 4, 2011
Quote of the Week:
State Treasurer Steve Grossman, on the launching of the state’s new Open Checkbook website, which provides access to details on state spending. The searchable database is based on the approach and technology piloted in the MA Recovery office.
FACES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY
“ The expansion changed our ability to serve and it changed our image in the community.”
YOUR RECOVERY DOLLARS AT WORK: NEWS & UPDATES
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Open Checkbook launched; based on Recovery Office approach
State Treasurer Steven Grossman, Administration & Finance Secretary Jay Gonzalez, and Comptroller Martin J. Benison were among those who launched the Massachusetts Open Checkbook, a new, user friendly website that represents a collaborative effort across state government to post the Commonwealth’s expenses online. The Open Checkbook is based on the approach and technology piloted in the Massachusetts Recovery and Reinvestment Office website. Read more.
Stimulus-funded energy efficiency lighting program announced
State energy and transportation officials launched a multi-state federally funded energy efficiency lighting program, which is projected to save over $4 million in energy costs through the life of the project. The Department of Energy Resources, in partnership with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center is awarding $1 million in Recovery Act funds to leverage an estimated $900,000 in energy efficiency lighting rebates from NSTAR. Read more.
WHAT RECOVERY CAN DO FOR YOU: JOB & CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES
Opportunities for Individuals:
FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Operations Manager
Opportunities For Businesses: Search for Contracts
FEATURED CONTRACT OF THE WEEK: Lighting Upgrades at State House
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