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April 8, 2021 Press Release
Aguilar Announces $4 Million for Inland Empire Mental Health Services
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar announced that Citadel Community Care Facilities, the licensed facilities arm of Citadel Community Development Corporation, has received a $4 million grant from the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to support mental health and substance abuse treatment at the Citadel Community Mental Health Clinic.
April 6, 2021 Press Release
Aguilar, Torres Announce Nearly $87M for West Valley Connector Project
Reps. Pete Aguilar (CA-31), and Norma Torres (CA-35) both members of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development (THUD), with jurisdiction over all discretionary federal spending, today announced $86.75 million in Capital Investment Grants (CIG) Smart Starts funding for the West Valley Connector Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project in San Bernardino.
Aguilar Announces Over $10.2 Million in American Rescue Plan Funding to Expand Access to COVID-19 Vaccines in San Bernardino County
Rep. Pete Aguilar announced that three San Bernardino County community health centers and health care providers will receive a total of $10,210,625 in American Rescue Plan funds to expand COVID-19 vaccination access and care. This round of funding is targeted to provide relief to lower-income communities and ensure health equity. The resources stem from the American Rescue Plan, President Biden’s landmark law to help American communities beat the coronavirus crisis. Aguilar helped pass the American Rescue Plan on March 10, 2021.
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