Grant: $1,340,347 - Federal Highway Administration - Mar. 19, 2009
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Award Description: Highway Infrastructure Investment Grant: Urbanized Areas over 200K Population
Project Description: To have projects underway that will preserve our existing highway infrastructure and thereby prevent further decay, improve conditions, extend the overall life of roadways and bridges, and further other associated highway improvements. In some cases, the projects will improve safety and environmental conditions for the motoring public and/or pedestrians.
Infrastructure Description: To preserve and create jobs and promote economic recovery; to assist those most impacted by the recession; to invest in transportation, environmental protection, and other infrastructure that will provide long-term economic benefits; and to stabilize State and Local government budgets, in order to minimize and avoid reductions in essential services and counterproductive state and local tax increases.
Jobs Summary: The types of job positions with this project can be categorized into three main groups which are Laborers, Power Equipment Operators, and Truck Drivers. In the Laborer group are Air Tool Operators, Asphalt Lukemen, Concrete Saw Workers, Flaggers, Pavement Markers, Screeds, and other Unskilled Workers. In the Power Equipment Operator group are Asphalt Distributors, Bobcat Operators, Milling Machine Operators, Paver Operators, Roller Operators, Screed Operators, Sidemen, Mechanics, and Sweeper Operators. In the Truck Driver group are Dump Truck Operators, Boom Truck Operators, and Tack Truck Operators. (Total jobs reported: 20)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
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