The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 is a $1.9 trillion economic stimulus bill. Within ARPA, the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund provides $350 billion for states, municipalities, counties, tribes, and territories, including $130.2 billion for local governments split evenly between municipalities and counties. 

NLC works to bring you the most relevant and impactful resources to ensure that your city, town or village can survive and thrive life beyond the pandemic.

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Local Allocations

See how cities, towns and villages are using ARPA funding to thrive beyond the pandemic.


Your questions answered about the American Rescue Plan Act guidance and implementation.

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