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The Stimulus: Take the Steps to Get Your Share

Roy Cales, NSI Principal who leads NSI’s consulting services and delivery former CIO of the State of Florida, was quoted in the March/April edition of Campus Safety Magazine regarding ARRA funding. The article is titled, The Stimulus: Take the Steps to Get Your Share. The author, Robin Hattersley Gray notes that “campus protection professionals who are creative, tap into training and construction grants, and have good working relationships with executive administrators and external stakeholders will be more successful in getting their projects funded.”

Article Excerpt

When the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) was signed into law last year, many in the campus safety and security community were hopeful that some of the stimulus package’s $787 billion would be dedicated to school, university and hospital protection efforts. According to the Campus Safety Stimulus survey, however, the perception among the majority (70 percent) of campus law enforcement, security and emergency management professionals is that their institution’s overall safety and security efforts did not receive any stimulus funds and that they won’t receive Recovery Act money anytime soon.

View entire article in Campus Safety Magazine.

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