American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)
Funding Implications for Ohio Cities, Counties, and Villages
Legislation specifies ARPA funds can be used by local governments to:
Support Public Health Response
Meet and address emergent public health needs.
Respond to Negative Economic Impacts
Address economic harm resulting from or exacerbated by the public health emergency.
Premium Pay for Essential Workers
Provide premium pay to eligible workers performing essential work during the COVID-19 public health emergency, either in public sector roles or though grants to third-party employers.
Provide government services to the extent of reduction in revenue experienced due to COVID-19.
Investments in Infrastructure
Meet the critical need for investments and improvements to existing infrastructure in water, sewer, and broadband.
Let Us Help You Develop a Spending Strategy
This is an opportunity to invest in economic development, infrastructure, housing, transportation, human capital, and other critical areas. This historic funding has the scope to help cities and counties forge a new trajectory for economic growth and stabilize local government operations.
At the Greentree Group, we believe we're in this together. At our core, we seek to build public trust and enhance value for our clients and their stakeholders.
We have extensive experience managing response and recovery efforts, including working side-by-side with federal, state, and local elected officials to enable communities to recover, rebuild and thrive. Here's how we can help you get started.
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