Thursday - February 25, 2021
Federal Tipoffs Involving Maine Newsletter for Sunday January 03, 2021 ( 2 items )  

Federal Highway Administration: U.S. Department of Transportation Awards $3.47 Million to Maine for Advanced Signal Control, Connected Vehicle System
WASHINGTON, Jan. 1 -- The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration issued the following news release on Dec. 31: The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today awarded a $3.47 million Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment (ATCMTD) grant to the Maine Department of Transportation for the Maine Advanced Signal Control and Connected Vehicle System for Safe, Efficient and Equitable Rural Transportation  more

USDA Approves Maine to Accept SNAP Benefits Online
WASHINGTON, Jan. 1 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture issued the following news release on Dec. 31: U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced approval of a request from Maine to provide online purchasing of food to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) households. This approval will allow Maine to expedite the implementation of online purchasing with currently authorized SNAP online retailers with a target start date to be announced at a later time. Maine's SNAP   more