Act fast: State, federal funding could transform families, businesses, universities and municipalities

From homeowners to business owners, urban entrepreneurs to rural residents, federal stimulus dollars are set to flow through Tallahassee to fund critical projects statewide. In what has been called a “once-in-a-generation” opportunity, those seeking to tap these dollars must act quickly.

A previous Becker article reviewed the billions of federal and Florida dollars that will fund state and local transportation and infrastructure projects. The billions in competitive funding available to cities,…