Recovery & Reinvestment
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Chicago Recovery & Reinvestment News

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May 19, 2009: Mayor Outlines Services Available to Help Residents (PDF)

May 8, 2009: Mayor Announces Allocation of $19.5 million in ARRA funds (PDF)  

Apr 27, 2009: Serious Materials moves to Goose Island (PDF)

Apr 22, 2009: City council Approves $340 million in ARRA funds (PDF)  

 

Education News:

Jun 29, 2009: Nearly $1.4 Billion in Recovery Funds Now Available for Illinois to Save Teaching Jobs and Drive Education Reform

 

Housing/Energy/Environment News:

Mar 19, 2010: Fix Your Mortgage Event dates Announced (PDF - 2.8 MG)

Feb 4, 2010: Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing press release (PDF)

Nov 18, 2009: City Taking Applications for Recovery Zone Facility Bonds  

Sep 18, 2009: City of Chicago invites public comment on CDBG-R fund reallocation (PDF)

Sep 18, 2009: City of Chicago opens Funding Round for Tax Credit Assistance Program (PDF)

Jul 25, 2009: Harold Ickes press release (PDF)

Jul 16, 2009: CHA camera initiative press release (PDF)

Jul 22, 2009: Green Jobs Press Release (PDF)

Jun 26, 2009: Recovery Act funding to expand weatherization assistance programs, create jobs and weatherize more than 85,000 homes

 

Basic Needs News:

Feb 4, 2010: Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing press release (PDF)

Jul 23, 2009: CDBG Neighborhood Clean Up press release (PDF)  

Jun 18, 2009: Homeless Student Support Initiative press release (PDF)

May 21, 2009: Homelss Prevention & Rapid Rehousing press release  (PDF)

 

Infrastructure & Transportation News:

Jul 16, 2009: FRA Issues NPRM on Technology to Prevent Train Collisions

Jul 16, 2009: FRA Receives 278 Pre-Applications for High-Speed Passenger Rail Funding

 

Workforce Development News:

Jul 22, 2009: Green Jobs Press Release (PDF)

 

Broadband / Technology News:

Apr 22, 2009: City Staff Brief U.S. Department of Commerce Official on Broadband (PDF)