Month: September 2021

Press Release ARPA funds

ARPA Grant Application 1 – Public Health

Funds available for Vaccinations, Testing, Contract Tracing, Prevention in Congregate Settings, PPE, Medical Expenses, Capital investments or Physical Plant Changes to Public Facilities that respond to the public health emergency, Other public health expenses, Payroll costs for Public Health, Safety and other public sector staff responding to COVID-19.

ARPA Grant Application 2 – Negative Economic Impacts

Funds available for Household Assistance Programs in Food, Rent, Mortgage & Utility, Cash Transfers, Internet Access and Eviction prevention. Also for Programs in Unemployment Benefits, Job Training Assistance, and Unemployment Trust Funds. Also for Programs in Small Business Economic Assistance, Aid to Non-profit Organizations, Aid to Tourism, Travel, or Hospitality, Aid to Other Impacted Industries, Other Economic Support, and Rehiring Public Sector Staff.

ARPA Grant Application 3 – Services to Disproportionately Impacted Communities

Funds available for Programs in Education Assistance for Early Learning, Aid to High Poverty Districts, Academic Services, Social Emotional and Mental Health Services, and Other Services. Also funds for Programs in Healthy Childhood Environments for Child Care, Home Visiting, Services to Foster Youth or Families Involved in Child Welfare System, and Other Services. Also Programs in Housing Support for Affordable Housing, Services for Unhoused Persons, and Other Housing Assistance. Also Programs in Social Determinants of Health for Other Services, Community Health Workers or Benefits Navigators, Lead Remediation, and Community Violence Interventions.

ARPA Grant Application 4 – Essential Worker Premium Pay

Funds available for Programs in Public Sector Employees and Private Sector Grants to Other Employers.

ARPA Grant Application 5 – Water, Sewer and Broadband Infrastructure

Funds available for Programs in Clean Water for Centralized Wastewater Treatment, Centralized Wastewater Collection and Conveyance, Decentralized Wastewater, Combined Sewer Overflows, Storm water, Energy Conservation, Water Conservation and Nonpoint Source. Also for Programs in Drinking Water for Treatment, Transmission & Distribution, Transmission & Distribution Lead Remediation, Source, Storage, Other water infrastructure. Also for Programs in Broadband for Last Mile projects and Other projects.

ARPA Grant Application 7 – Administrative Costs

Funds available for ARPA Administrative Expenses, Evaluation & Data Analysis, Transfers to other Units of Government, and Transfers to Non-entitlement Units (states & territories only).