Massachusetts Recovery Update

Week of February 14, 2010

Quote of the Week:

"When you talk about what you do for your son, that's what this is all about."

Governor Deval Patrick, to Derek Lilly, a father of five, who had been describing what it feels like to be a role model for his son now that he has a job thanks to a Stimulus-funded job development program at Boston ABCD.

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photo: bernise hall FACES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY

"Without getting this opportunity I wouldn't have anything to do."
Bernise Hall, on the Stimulus-funded Early Childhood Education course at Boston ABCD that provided her with the ability to get a job.



YOUR RECOVERY DOLLARS AT WORK: NEWS & UPDATES

Don't Miss: Recovery & Reinvestment blog: A Stimulus Celebration: The Faces Behind the Numbers Read more

Governor Patrick celebrates ARRA's one-year anniversary

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In a series of events, Governor Deval Patrick celebrated the year anniversary since the Stimulus bill was signed into law. The focus of the events was on the people across the Commonwealth whose lives have been impacted by Stimulus funds. Read more and watch.



Commonwealth to receive $95.5 in stimulus transportation grants

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Massachusetts was awarded major stimulus transportation grants that will fund critical transportation improvement and economic growth projects for South Coast Rail, Revere's Wonderland transit station and rail service in North Central Massachusetts. Read more.




Stimulus grants to fund Health IT intitiative

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Massachusetts secured $25.6 million stimulus funding to support health information technology initiatives. The grants will support the implementation of electronic health records for providers in small group practices across the Commonwealth and will support the development of a secure network to enable a statewide health information exchange. Read more.



WHAT RECOVERY CAN DO FOR YOU: JOB & CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES

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Opportunities for Individuals:

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FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Energy Conservation Technician

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Opportunities For Businesses: Search for Contracts

FEATURED CONTRACT OF THE WEEK: Building Project for North Adams Housing Authority

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