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Anti-smuggling program gets $110 million in federal funds

By   /  Monday, July 24th, 2017  /  Central Coast, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Anti-smuggling program gets $110 million in federal funds

An anti-narcotic and human trafficking effort, Operation Stonegarden, received $110 million in funding on July 24 to help curb the use of so-called “panga” boats for smuggling drugs and people onto the Central Coast. U.S. Representative Salud Carbajal, D-Santa Barbara, announced the appropriation of funds through fiscal year 2022 via the Department of Homeland Security’s Authorization Bill. Read More →

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Ventura Harbor to get $10.5M for dredging project

By   /  Tuesday, March 4th, 2014  /  East Ventura County, Latest news, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Ventura Harbor to get $10.5M for dredging project

The Ventura Harbor will receive $10.5 million in federal funding for a massive dredging project that it says is vital to its operations.

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Port of Hueneme gets $3M in federal funds

By   /  Friday, December 27th, 2013  /  Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Port of Hueneme gets $3M in federal funds

The Port of Hueneme announced Dec. 26 that it has secured more than $3 million in federal funds to reduce air emissions, improve its infrastructure and facilitate food distribution and education in Ventura County.

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FAA shutdown grounds airport projects

By   /  Friday, August 5th, 2011  /  Latest news, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on FAA shutdown grounds airport projects

The shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration will put Santa Maria’s runway extension and two airport improvement projects in Ventura County in a holding pattern.

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Editorial: Let airports finish the job

By   /  Friday, July 29th, 2011  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Let airports finish the job

The problems of a dysfunctional Congress in Washington, D.C. are landing on our regional runways.

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Bank taps fund to pay TARP

By   /  Monday, July 18th, 2011  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Bank taps fund to pay TARP

First California Bank is repaying the $25 million in federal aid it took from the Treasury with a new federal aid program.

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Space group took $16M in public funds

By   /  Friday, June 10th, 2011  /  Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Space group took $16M in public funds

The recently dissolved California Space Authority used millions of dollars in federal earmarks and grants.

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