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American Recover and Reinvestment Act

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Despite ‘hiccups,’ Buda interstate overpass still in line for federal stimulus funding, Barton says

Local and regional officials have resolved a conflict with the Federal Highway Administration over whether construction of Cement Plant Road overpass in Buda qualifies for $7.3 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Hays County Pct. 2 Commissioner Jeff Barton said.

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Brad Rollins’ Blog: Sumter steps in it, again

County Judge Elizabeth Sumter's statement not only doesn't ring true -- it isn't true. She's in for a long campaign if she doesn't at least have the decency to come up with plausible explanations for her failures.

Thursday, April 9th, 2009

Stimulus funds flow to Kyle flood control dam

U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett today announced that $2.4 million in federal funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will be used for flood control projects along Plum Creek in Hays County.