City Council seeks ways to spend American Rescue Plan Act funds
Capital projects could see a good chunk of federal cash
Last updated 4/27/2022 at 11:18am
There appears to be strong support in the City Council for using a significant portion of the City’s remaining American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds for capital projects.
During Monday’s Finance Committee meeting, the council received an update on the status of nearly $6 million the City is receiving from the federal government.
The City previously approved ARPA funding for a number of programs, including an embedded social worker, police body cameras and IT support, upgrades to the council chambers and audio/video equipment, lodging tax funding/replacement, and utility assistance. Thos...