Examination Report: Community Action Partnership of Orange County �' Weatherization Assistance Program Funds Provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009   [open pdf - 3MB]

"The attached report presents the results of an examination of the Community Action Partnership of Orange County's (Agency) implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) Weatherization Assistance Program (Weatherization Program). The Office of Inspector General (OIG) contracted with an independent certified public accounting firm, Lopez and Company, LLP, to express an opinion on the Agency's compliance with Federal and State laws, regulations and program guidelines applicable to the Weatherization Program. The Agency was a sub-recipient of the Department of Energy's (Department) Recovery Act Weatherization Program funding for the State of California. The Recovery Act was enacted to promote economic prosperity through job creation and encourage investment in the Nation's energy future. As part of the Recovery Act, the Weatherization Program received $5 billion to reduce energy consumption for low-income households through energy efficient upgrades. The State of California received $186 million in Recovery Act Weatherization Program funding, of which $7.3 million was allocated to the Agency to weatherize 2,342 homes. The State of California Department of Community Services and Development was responsible for administering Weatherization Program grants, including funds provided to the Agency."

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