Borderland Stimulus Projects
POSTED: Thursday, November 12, 2009 - 11:19am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:25pm
Breakdown of Stimulus Dollars in El Paso/Las Cruces Area
More than $519 million in stimulus money is being put to work in El Paso County and close to $129 million in Dona Ana County. That's according to MSNBC's stimulus tracker.
In El Paso County, some of the big projects include $268 million for work at Fort Bliss. The projects are expected to generate more than 1,600 jobs. $55 million is allotted for the Loop 375 interchange project, another $55 million will go towards drainage projects, and $15 million dollars will go towards Glory Road and westside transit projects.
There are a total of 66 projects in El Paso county.
For a complete list of stimulus projects and money in the Borderland, click on the link below.