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Cardin, Mikulski, Delaney Announce Federal Grant For Water Infrastructure Project In Allegany County

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin, a senior members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, and Barbara A. Mikulski, together with Congressman John Delaney (all D-Md.), today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development (USDARD) has awarded a total of $700,000 in grants and loans to Allegany County for water and waste-disposal projects and pre-development planning purpose

MIKULSKI, CARDIN, DELANEY ANNOUNCE FEDERAL GRANT FOR WATER INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT IN ALLEGANY COUNTY

U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, together with Congressman John Delaney (all D-Md.), today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development (USDARD) has awarded a total of $700,000 in grants and loans to Allegany County for water and waste-disposal projects and pre-development planning purposes

MIKULSKI, CARDIN ANNOUNCE FEDERAL GRANTS FOR WATER INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS IN WORCESTER AND DORCHESTER COUNTIES

U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin (both D-Md.) today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development (USDARD) has awarded a total of $4.334 million in grants and loans to Worcester and Dorchester Counties for water and waste disposal projects and pre-development planning purposes

Cardin, Mikulski Announce $900,000 Federal Grant to Support Clean Water and Boating in Maryland

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Barbara A. Mikulski (both D-Md.) today announced that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has awarded a grant in the amount of $900,450 to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) under the Clean Vessel Act (CVA) grant program. The grant will fund Maryland DNR’s plans to install 10 new pumpout stations, replace or upgrade 30 pumpout stations, and purchase one new pumpout vessel.

Cardin, Mikulski Announce $175,000 For Emergency Improvements To The Water System In The Town...

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Barbara A. Mikulski, (both D-Md.), today announced that the Commissioners of Henderson received a $175,000 Water and Waste Disposal Grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of Rural Development (USDA-RD) to make emergency improvements to the Water System in Henderson, Maryland

MIKULSKI, CARDIN ANNOUNCE $175,000 FOR EMERGENCY IMPROVEMENTS TO THE WATER SYSTEM IN THE TOWN...

U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, (both D-Md.), today announced that the Commissioners of Henderson received a $175,000 Water and Waste Disposal Grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of Rural Development (USDA-RD) to make emergency improvements to the Water System in Henderson, Maryland.

Delaney Applauds Federal Grants to Combat Veteran Homelessness in Washington and Montgomery County

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) have announced $65 million in grants nationwide to help veterans find permanent supportive housing through the HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program. This week’s announcement includes a grant of $200,841 to the Housing Authority of the City of Hagerstown (HACH) and a grant of $72,776 to the Housing Opportunity Commission (HOC) of Montgomery County, both serving veterans in Maryland’s Sixth District

Cardin, Reid, Boxer Introduce New Grant Program to Upgrade America’s Crumbling Water Infrastructure

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), and Senator Harry Reid (D-Nev.),Minority Leader, and Senator Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, have introduced a bill, S. 741, The Water Infrastructure Resiliency and Sustainability Act. This legislation aims to help local communities meet the challenges of upgrading water infrastructure systems to meet the hydrological changes we are seeing today

Delaney Applauds Head Start Grant to Garrett County Community Action Committee

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced a $818,182 grant to the Garrett County Community Action Committee for Head Start. Head Start is a federal program that promotes school readiness for children under five.

Leggett’s FY15 Budget Boosts School Funding to Record Levels, Puts More Police Officers on...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - March 18, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett today announced his recommended $4.97 billion operating budget for fiscal year (FY) 2015, that begins July 1, and includes a tax-supported County government budget of $1.478 billion. The budget funds education beyond what is required by the State Maintenance of Effort Level law to meet future needs created by the skyrocketing number of Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students, puts more police on the beat and reduces the County’s property tax rate.

Mikulski, Cardin Announce $2,500,000 in Federal Grants to Improve Infrastructure and Efficiency at the...

WASHINGTON - September 23, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin (both D-Md.) today announced that Wicomico County has been awarded a $2,500,000 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for runway rehabilitation at the Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY)

Cardin, Mikulski Announce HUD Approval Of $8.6 Million Federal Community Development Block Grant Recovery...

WASHINGTON, DC - August 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Barbara A. Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, (both D-Md.) today announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has approved Maryland’s recovery plan to use $8.6 million in federal funding through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program to help Lower Shore communities struggling to recover from Super-Storm Sandy. These funds were included in the Super-Storm Sandy Supplemental Appropriations bill which passed the Senate in January to help restore infrastructure and housing in communities hit hardest by the storm.

Van Hollen Announces $299,940 Grant for Easter Seals of the Greater Washington-Baltimore Region

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen announced that the Department of Labor’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service has awarded $299,940 to Easter Seals of the Greater Washington-Baltimore Region as part of the Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program. The grant will help homeless veterans reintegrate into society and the labor force. The services provided by grantees will include job placement, on-the-job training, career counseling, life skills and money management mentoring, as well as help in finding housing

EPA provides $400,000 to Baltimore to assess brownfields properties for redevelopment

BALTIMORE, MD - June 11, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced $400,000 in brownfields assessment funding to the Baltimore Development Corporation, the city’s economic development agency, to identify and assess potentially contaminated sites for clean-up and redevelopment.

Van Hollen Announces Over $70,000 in Grants to Help Firefighters in Carroll County

Mount Airy, MD - June 11, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen announced a grant of $70,659 to the Union Bridge Fire Company in Union Bridge, MD. This grant, awarded through the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program, will help the Company obtain professional training, wellness and fitness programs equipment, personal protective equipment, modifications to facilities, and supplies that support firefighting and non-affiliated EMS operations and safety

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Federal, State and Local Housing Officials Celebrate Opening of Senior Rental...

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett today took part in the ribbon cutting ceremony for The Bonifant at Silver Spring, a mixed-income 11-story apartment building with 149 units for seniors age 62 or older

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Maryland Real Estate Flipper Sentenced To Prison for Obstructing IRS and...

A Maryland man who bought, improved and sold residential real estate was sentenced to 36 months in prison announced Acting Deputy Assistant Attorney General Stuart M. Goldberg of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and Acting U.S. Attorney Stephen M. Schenning for the District of Maryland.