Washington County UT TIF Grant & Loan Fund Awards - 2014

Last updated July 21, 2014

$15,000 Grant and $45,000 Loan to Mike Griffin to assist with the establishment of a lobster trap building business and bait shop in Edmunds. (Total project budget: $68,940)

$15,000 Grant and $200,000 Loan to Tide Mill Organics (TMO) to assist with the construction and outfitting of a USDA certifiable poultry processing facility in Edmunds. As part of this expansion effort, TMO intends to also construct a heated enclosure for overwinter production of poultry on the farm. (Total project budget: $497,817

$10,000 Grant and $10,000 Loan to Leslie Robinson to assist with startup of Robinson’s River Bend Ranch in Edmunds. This business will operate as a for-profit equine boarding, training and sporting facility. Primary infrastructure improvements to include an outdoor riding arena and upgrades to the existing barn. (Total project budget: $22,500).

$7,000 Grant to James Robinson of Dennys River Tractor Service in Edmunds to assist with the acquisition of new business equipment including a roadside mower and tractor mounted wood chipper. (Total project budget: $15,275)

$15,000 Grant and $15,000 Loan to Clyde Richard Brown to assist with the replacement of his aging work truck to be utilized in his tractor service business located in Edmunds. (Total project budget: $34,475)

$12,500 Grant and $12,500 Loan to Heidi Herzberger of Herbminder of Maine in Trescott. This business specializes in producing culinary herbal blends and plant-based fertilizers. Funds to be utilized to transform an existing structure into a production facility and retail outlet. (Total project budget: $32,350)

$10,000 Grant to Mark & Wesla Ranalli, Big Lake Twp., to assist with a feasibility study for a campground/RV park. (Total project budget: $14,100)

$11,000 Grant and $11,000 Loan to Bradford Warner, Lil Buddy Farm in Cathance Twp., to assist with the purchase and construction of a greenhouse to extend the operating season of the farm. (Total project budget: $22,000)

$10,000 Grant to Axiom Technology to assist with development of a proposed plan and budget to provide broadband access to the unorganized territories. (Total project budget: $14,840)

$15,000 Grant and $15,000 Loan to Matt & Lisa Whitegiver, Eagle Mountain Guide Service of Twp. 24, to assist with essential maintenance and renovations of the Wilderness Lodge. (Total project budget: $36,538)

$13,500 Grant and $13,500 Loan to Richard Curtis, Belyea Farm in Edmunds Twp., to assist with increasing the farmís capacity to raise and sell replacement dairy heifers. (Total project budget: $29,265)

$15,000 Grant and $25,000 Loan to Merrill & Crystal Hallowell, Hallowell Construction in Edmunds Twp., to assist with purchasing equipment and repairs to existing equipment. (Total project budget: $62,000)

$15,000 Grant and $35,000 Loan to Alan Curtis, A. Curtis Trucking in Edmunds Twp., to assist with the purchase of a new plow truck. (Total project budget: $55,540)

2015

$15,000 Grant and $90,000 Loan to Brent Griffin, F/V Triple Trouble of Edmunds Twp., to assist with the purchase of a new fishing vessel. (Total project budget: $352,050)

$15,000 Grant and $20,000 Loan to Jeffrey Herrick, Herrick Trucking of Edmunds Twp., to assist with the purchase of a new Kenworth. (Total project budget: $178,300)

$50,000 Grant and $50,000 Loan to the Dennysville Snowmobile & ATV Club, who is responsible for grooming trails in Edmunds Twp., Cathance Twp., and Marion Twp., to assist with the purchase of a trail groomer and drag. (Total project budget: $100,000)

$10,000 Grant to M. Lorraine Robbins, F/V Lois Marie of Trescott Twp., to assist with the purchase of a skiff, motor, trailer and gear. (Total project budget: $20,000)

$15,000 Grant and $15,000 Loan to Bayley Grant, Olde Mill Storage of Centerville Twp., to assist with maintenance of the storage barn. (Total project budget: $30,000)

$15,000 Grant and $25,000 Loan to David Darrow, The Birches of Sakom Twp., to assist with building maintenance and repair. (Total project budget: $40,000)

2016 Last updated December 31, 2016

$50,000 Grant and $50,000 Loan to the Grand Lake Snowmobile Club, who is responsible for grooming trails in Twp. 6, Twp. 36, Twp. 41, Twp. 42, Twp. 43, and Twp. 27,to assist with the purchase of a trail groomer and drag. (Total project budget: $100,000)

$13,334.15 Loan to James Robinson, Dennys River Tractor Service of Edmunds Twp., for the purchase of a disc mower. (Total project budget: $13,334.14)

$10,000 Grant to Axiom Education & Training Center to help provide adult education/workforce training for the residents of the unorganized territories in Washington County. (Total project budget: $165,565)

$10,000 Grant and $41,575 Loan to Nickey Dubey, Benís Dive Shack in Trescott Twp., to construct a building and purchase inventory for a dive shop. (Total project budget: $61,575)

$100,000 Loan to Cobscook Community Learning Center in Trescott Twp. to assist with debt consolidation. (Total project budget: $620,000)

$25,000 Grant to MEGIS to assist with high resolution topographic mapping for the unorganized territories in Washington County. (Total project budget: $1,551,700)