Community Funding Project Requests

Transportation Projects:

The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) announced that they will formally accept requests for projects from House Members for surface transportation authorization legislation.

All requests submitted by Congressman Hoyer to the T&I Committee are posted below. Members will be required to certify that neither they nor their immediate family have a financial interest in the requests made.

  • Sponsor: Prince George’s County Department of Transportation and Public Works
    Project: Brandywine Road Bridge Replacement Project
    Location: 11700 Brandywine Road, Clinton, MD 20735
    Amount: $440,000
     
  • Sponsor: Prince George’s County Department of Transportation and Public Works
    Project: Interstate 95/Greenbelt METRO/MARC Station Access and Redevelopment Project
    Location: Greenbelt, Maryland, 5717 Greenbelt Metro Drive, Greenbelt, MD 20770
    Amount: $20 million
     
  • Sponsor: Maryland Department of Transportation
    Project: MD 4 Thomas Johnson Bridge Corridor
    Location: MD 5 (MD 246 to MD 471), Great Mills, Maryland, 20634/20653
    Amount: $15 million
     
  • Sponsor: Maryland Department of Transportation 
    Project: MD 5 Reconstruction of Great Mills
    Location: MD 4 (MD 2 to MD 235) Solomons/California, Maryland, 20619/20653/20688
    Amount: $13.2 million
     
  • Sponsor: Maryland Department of Transportation
    Project: Southern Maryland Rapid Transit (SMRT)
    Location: Branch Avenue Corridor from Branch Avenue Metro/Camp Springs to Waldorf/White Plains
    Amount: $5 million
     
  • Sponsor: Maryland Department of Transportation 
    Project: MD 197 Colington Road
    Location: MD 197 from Kenhill Drive to MD 450
    Amount: $8 million

Appropriations Requests:

The House Committee on Appropriations announced that Members of Congress were allowed to submit up to 10 community funding requests. Congressman Hoyer received many requests, some of which were not eligible under the criteria established by Committee.

All requests submitted by Congressman Hoyer to the Appropriations Committee are posted below. Members will be required to certify that neither they nor their immediate family have a financial interest in the requests made.

  • Applicant: Bowie State University
    Description: The funding would be used for the Institute that will focus on restorative justice and practices and will train staff, faculty, and community members.
    Amount: $750,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: City of Bowie
    Description: The funding would be used to replace one mile of tuberculated cast iron water main. These funds would support design, construction, replacement meters, and related costs for the impacted pipes.
    Amount: $2,000,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: College of Southern Maryland
    Description: The funding would be used for to purchase new equipment to reflect current professional practice and standards in equipment.
    Amount: $552,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: Historic Sotterly, 44300 Sotterley Lane, Hollywood, MD 20636
    Description: The funding would be used to address critical restoration and deferred maintenance in order to preserve its irreplaceable structures and allow it to continue as educational and cultural resource.
    Amount: $750,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: Lifestyles of Maryland
    Description: The funding would be used to finance part of Phase 2 of the Southern Crossing project that includes the renovation and furnishings for 27 units of short term housing.
    Amount: $160,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: Prince George's County Department of Health
    Description: The funding would be used for to the Prince George’s County Health Department (PGCHD) to build a school-based pediatric telehealth network to connect students in 100 Prince George’s County public schools to critical somatic and mental health care.
    Amount: $5,100,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: Prince George's County Fire & EMS Department
    Description: The funding would be used for to purchase water tanks for rural parts of the County that do not have an adequate water supply for use by the fire department.
    Amount: $1,800,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: St. Mary's College of Maryland, 47645 College Dr, St Mary's City, MD 20686
    Description: The funding would be used to acquire a research vessel and associated equipment to support its roll-out of a new Marine Sciences program. The addition of a research vessel will enable SMCM students and faculty to pursue educational and research activities related to the rapidly changing global environment linked to climate change.
    Amount: $900,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: St. Mary's County
    Description: The funding would be used for to dredge St. Patrick’s Creek which hasn’t been dredged since 1987.
    Amount: $700,000
    Certification Letter
     
  • Applicant: Southern Maryland Hospital
    Description: The funding would be used for to upgrade the behavioral health unit at the hospital.
    Amount: $925,000
    Certification Letter