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Alabama stimulus allocations

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Stimulus Funds in Alabama totaled $3 billion. These funds were divided up between different levels of the government, including state, municipal and schools. Alabama had a total of 1,092 active recovery projects as of 2009.[1]

A July 2009 report by Good Jobs First evaluated Alabama's state website that details the implementation of the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Alabama received a score of 10 out of 100.[2]

State programs

Alabama expected to receive approximately $3 billion from the $787 billion economic stimulus package.[3] According to White House officials the stimulus bill had estimated to create or save 51,000 jobs.[4]

Federal officials reported that state companies and local governments had created approximately 4,842 jobs using stimulus dollars. As of October 30, 2009, a total of 164 contracts had been awarded, a total of approximately $209.8 million. In total, including grants, contracts and loans Alabama received $2.49 billion.[5]

The following data is based on a review from November of 2009. To see allocations, click on "show."[6]


According to state officials, Alabama is scheduled to received $985 million in stimulus funds for education. Of the $985 million funds, $163.2 million would go to Title I schools, $187.8 million for special education, $10.5 million for education technology and $596.4 million for fiscal stabilization.[9]

Health and Human Services

Alabama's Medicaid program is scheduled to receive a total of $821.4 million.[9]


Approximately $513 million in stimulus funds will go towards state transportation.[9]

Cuts in funding

Approximately $8 billion in federal stimulus funding is being cut from the national total.[10]


The following data is based on a review on November 23, 2009. To see allocations, click on "show."

School district

The following data is based on a review from November 2009. To see allocations, click on "show."

External links


  1. Alabama Recovery and Reinvestment, "Alabama," accessed November 19, 2009
  2. Good Jobs First, "Alabama," July 2009
  3. State of Alabama, "Alabama Stimulus Recovery," accessed March 20,2009
  4. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, "Estimated job effect," accessed March 20,2009
  5. American Recovery and Reinvestment, "Where is the Money Going? Alabama," accessed November 24, 2009
  6. Alabama Stimulus, "Local Government Provisions," November 19, 2009
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 Alabama Stimulus, "Executive Summary," November 17, 2009
  8. Alabama Department of Education, "American Recovery And Reinvestment Act of 2009, Pre-K through 12," accessed November 23, 2009
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Alabama Recovery & Reinvestment, "Alabama Stimulus Snapshot," accessed November 24, 2009
  10. News on 6, "Federal Funding Cuts Could Delay Oklahoma Bridge Repairs, Crosstown Construction," September 9, 2009
  11., "Montgomery,AL Community Services Block Grant," accessed November 23, 2009
  12., "Birmingham, AL ARRA Capital Fund Program," accessed November 23, 2009
  13., "Huntsville, AL ARRA Capital Fund Gap Financing Recovery Competitive Grant," accessed November 23, 2009
  14., "Anniston, AL, Sustainment, Restoration, and Moderization," accessed November 23, 2009
  15., "R & D Maintenance Services, Inc," accessed November 23, 2009
  16., "Huntsville, AL, replace gas lines," accessed November 23, 2009
  17., "Mobile, AL, Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant," accessed November 23, 2009
  18., "Chisolm, AL, State Clean Diesel Grant Program," accessed November 23, 2009
  19., "Bridge in Pittsviews, AL," accessed November 23, 2009
  20., "Health Center Integrated Services Development," accessed November 23, 2009
  21., "Presbyterian Manor Apartments," accessed November 24, 2009
  22., "Huntsville Adventist Apartments," accessed November 24, 2009
  23., "Section 8 payments, Andalusia, AL," accessed November 24, 2009
  24. Alabama Stimulus, "Schools get stimulus loans," October 30, 2009
  25., "Advanced Science, Innovation and Commerce Building," accessed November 23, 2009
  26., "Team-Math Teacher Leader Academy for Elementary Mathematics Specialists," accessed November 23, 2009
  27., "Pathway to Science," accessed November 24, 2009