By August 31, the Department of Defense (DoD) plans to have construction and facility repair projects underway in 49 states, plus Guam and the District of Columbia, using $1.9 billion of Recovery Act funds. This means construction has started, not merely that a contract has been awarded. About 225 of these projects should be completed by Labor Day. These are roads, roofs, windows, and air conditioning systems that will be fixed in the first 200 days of the Recovery Act.
The 2,300 projects that will be underway by Labor Day are listed below by location: