Community Funded Projects

Community Project Funding Requests

Every year the House passes legislation to appropriate funding for the federal government, which includes Community Project Funding requests submitted by Representatives from each Congressional District. Congresswoman Eshoo has submitted the following projects to the Appropriations Committee for consideration in this legislation. In accordance with the Rules of the House, Congresswoman Eshoo has certified that she and her immediate family have no financial interest in these projects. You can find more information about this process here.

FY 2023 Community Project Funding Requests

Spooky Knoll Trail Construction

Project Sponsor: Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District

Amount Requested: $400,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Village to Hakone Gardens Walkway Project

Project Sponsor: City of Saratoga

Amount Requested: $1,520,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Boulder Creek Sanitation District Expansion

Project Sponsor: County of Santa Cruz

Amount Requested: $2,000,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Santa Clara County Digital Equity Pilot Program

Project Sponsor: Santa Clara County Office of Education

Amount Requested: $1,953,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Middle Avenue Pedestrian/Bicycle Rail Crossing

Project Sponsor: City of Menlo Park

Amount Requested: $6,500,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

SureStay Emergency Interim Housing Site

Project Sponsor: City of San Jose

Amount Requested: $2,500,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Campbell Union School District Preventative Mental Health Screening Program

Project Sponsor: Healthier Kids Foundation

Amount Requested: $644,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Boulder Creek Complete Streets Improvements Project

Project Sponsor: Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission

Amount Requested: $1,500,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Bernardo Avenue Undercrossing

Project Sponsor: City of Mountain View

Amount Requested: $2,500,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Caltrain Grade Separations in Northern Santa Clara County

Project Sponsor: Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority

Amount Requested: $2,000,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Skypark Playground Equipment Replacement

Project Sponsor: City of Scotts Valley

Amount Requested: $757,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Crestview Hotel Conversion to Permanent Housing

Project Sponsor: City of Mountain View

Amount Requested: $3,000,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Fencing for Caltrain Right of Way

Project Sponsor: Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board (Caltrain)

Amount Requested: $800,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Highway 1/Frenchman’s Creek Intersection and Bike/Pedestrian Improvements

Project Sponsor: City of Half Moon Bay

Amount Requested: $2,000,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Resurfacing Sharp Park Priority Development Area

Project Sponsor: City of Pacifica

Amount Requested: $800,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

FY 2022 Community Projects

In March 2022, the House passed a bipartisan Omnibus bill to fund the government through the end of the fiscal year, and it included $12.5 million for 10 community projects in California’s 18th Congressional District. The funds respond directly to some of the pressing needs in the District, including mental health, education, fire mitigation, and critical infrastructure projects. The projects are: 

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Near Woodside High School

Project Sponsor: Town of Woodside

Amount Requested: $800,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Campbell Union School District Preventative Mental Health Screening Program

Project Sponsor: Healthier Kids Foundation

Amount Requested: $400,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Mental Health Alternative Response Pilot Program

Project Sponsor: City of Palo Alto

Amount Requested: $3.3 million

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Re-Roofing the Rose Kleiner Center

Project Sponsor: Avenidas, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit

Amount Requested: $150,382

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Regional Fire Break at Swanton Pacific Ranch

Project Sponsor: Cal Poly Corporation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit

Amount Requested: $500,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Roth Building Renovation

Project Sponsor: Palo Alto History Museum, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit

Amount Requested: $4,500,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

San José Public Library Caregiver Training for Digital Inclusion

Project Sponsor: San José Public Library Caregiver Training for Digital Inclusion

Amount Requested: $750,000

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Traffic and Safety Improvement Along the Alameda de las Pulgas Corridor

Project Sponsor: Town of Atherton

Amount Requested: $2 million

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Vine Hill Elementary School Building Replacement

Project Sponsor: City of Scotts Valley

Amount Requested: $1.375 million

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure

 

Wildfire Mitigation Along Hillside Roads

Project Sponsor: Town of Los Gatos

Amount Requested: $1 million

Request Letter

Certification of Financial Disclosure