In a virtual press conference Thursday, San Francisco Department of Public Health Dr. Grant Colfax confirmed the number of hospitalized COVID patients is higher than it's ever been, underscoring the urgent need for city residents to self-correct in mitigating the spread of the virus. During the last peak in April, 94 people were hospitalized. Six weeks ago, that figure dropped down to 26. But by late July, the number of those hospitalized jumped up to 107. Of those, Colfax noted, one-quarter are in intensive care. … [Read more...] about SF projects dire COVID figures for worst case scenario, but how accurate are they?
“With the ongoing pandemic, this project has also taken on a new significance, particularly the workforce development and training center study component, which could be very helpful in identifying the job training and retraining needs of our workforce currently and post-pandemic,” Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien said in a statement. … [Read more...] about Pawtucket, Central Falls share $230,000 development grant
The City is providing a 100 percent match for projects up to $10,000. It is a first come, first served program, as funds are limited, and projects must meet certain requirements. Seating improvements, lighting, windows, and restoration projects all qualify. … [Read more...] about 4 Local Businesses Receive Grants Under City’s Improvements Plan
The grant is part of a $47.5 million grant program for passenger ferry projects around the country, awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration. "Passenger ferries are an important mode of transportation across the country, providing thousands of people with access to employment, education, and other critical needs," said K. Jane Williams, the transit agency's acting administrator, in a news release Friday. … [Read more...] about Alameda Ferry Terminal: $4.4 Million Grant
Northrop Grumman Teacher Innovation Grants (TK-12) – $30,000 With a dedicated grant from Northrop Grumman, MBEF will shift the Teachers Driving Innovation (TDI) Grant Program for teachers and counselors throughout our District towards STEM programs in particular. Each TDI grant provides our educators with an opportunity to exercise their passion for teaching, develop original ideas, collaborate with colleagues, and connect with the wealth of knowledge, expertise and talent within MBUSD. … [Read more...] about Manhattan Beach Education Foundation Grants For 2020-21 Total $7.5 Million Awarded to Manhattan Beach Unified School District