Prince George’s County received $7.1 million in transit funding which will include heavy duty busreplacements.Prince George’s County will benefit from $3.524 million in funding for MARC, including $2.1 million torehabilitate the platform at the Laurel MARC station, and $200,000 for MARC Muirkirk Sidewalk RetainingWall Repair.The City of Laurel CTC received $600,000 for an Automatic Vehicle Locator System.WMATA received $38 million for upgrades in Prince George’s County.
ARRA – PG ENVIRONMENT - $6,333,900
Governor O’Malley announced 95 proposed Maryland water quality and drinking water projects totaling$119.2 million to receive low interest loans and/or grants. The proposed funds were allocated based onreadiness to proceed, as well as maximum environmental and health benefits. The Maryland Department of the Environment received $3.7 billion in requests for water/wastewater projects.
Prince George's County
Beaverdam Site 104 -wetland $351,900Edmonston $1,167,000WSSC Lower Anacostia Sewer Lining (EBD) $4,000,000Montpelier Mansion Low Impact Upper Patuxent $400,000Wynnleigh Road Stream Stabilization Project $415,000
ARRA – PG – EDUCATION - $117,884,871
On February 20, Governor O’Malley announced that the funding made available in the Recovery Act wouldenable each school district in Maryland to be made whole under his budget for Fiscal 2010 and that theGeographic Cost of Education Index would be funded at 100 percent for the first time.
Prince George’s County
ARRA – PG – WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT – $3,320,212
Adult $716,810Youth $1,870,449Dislocated Worker $720,453In addition, Prince George’s County received $12,500 in ARRA Arts Employment Grant funding.
ARRA – PG – STRENGTHENING THE SAFETY NET - $6,553,078
Foster Care $985,163Food Assistance $2,629,425TANF $2,938,490
ARRA – PG – HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES - $51,647,616
Aged and Disabled $31,953,700Families and Children $19,451,567Primary Adult Care $236,718