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US bailout cash injection bolsters mass fuel aid program | News

Massachusetts receives a record $ 307.5 million in federal home heating assistance this fiscal year thanks to a major infusion of the American Rescue Plan Act, members of the state congressional delegation said . In addition to an annual loan of $ 120.5 million in Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) funding for Massachusetts, […]

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US bailout funding available for Schuyler County company to renovate buildings

SCHUYLER COUNTY, NY (WETM) – The Schuyler County legislature has approved a plan that will allocate $ 350,000 to downtown businesses for improvements to facades and exterior buildings. The county will cover 50 percent of the cost of the improvements, between $ 5,000 and $ 25,000, for those who qualify. Projects that would normally cost […]

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County uses American Rescue Plan Act funds

It was recently decided at a meeting of Fayette County commissioners that the American Rescue Plan Act funding would be used in two different projects. The first project is the update of the MARCS radio link layer authentication and the purchase of new MARCS radios. Essentially, by updating and obtaining new radios, two-factor authentication will […]

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Louisville metro solicits funding requests for US federal bailout

The Louisville Metropolitan Government’s Accelerator Team has released two Applications for Nominations (RFAs) for a workforce development proposal, including one specific to supporting and growing small businesses. Workforce development is one of the priority areas for Louisville Metropolitan Government (LMG) spending of US Rescue Plan (ARP) funds, as noted by Mayor Greg Fischer and approved […]

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Leominster firefighters receive new equipment purchased with US bailout funding

LEOMINSTER – Several firefighters showed Mayor Dean Mazzarella new coats and pants at the station on January 3, a second set of essential equipment that was purchased with $ 180,000 in funding from the American Rescue Plan Act. Longtime Leominster firefighter Bobby Penning (left), pictured with Fire Chief Robert Sideleau, said firefighters “are happy to […]

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Holman Op-ed: A Reality Check of the American Rescue Plan Act

Over the past few weeks, comments and innuendo have been made about the funding that local jurisdictions have received from the federal government through the CARES Act and, by extension, the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), also known as State and Local. Fiscal Recovery Fund (FSFRF). Apparently, the misconception revolves around the idea that local […]

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Garland justices of the peace to consider funding new MPs using bailout funds

HOT SPRINGS – The Garland County Quorum Court will consider a proposed order Monday night that would affect $ 119,317 of the county’s American Rescue Plan Act allowance to fund two new deputy positions in the sheriff’s office. The county will receive the balance of its $ 19 million relief allowance later this year. In […]

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Alabama says final federal rule allows use of bailout funds for prisons

A final rule released Thursday by the federal government on how states can use American Rescue Plan Act money does not appear to prohibit Alabama from using $ 400 million to help build two new prisons, the state finance department and the Legislative Services Agency said today. The US Treasury Department’s 437-page rule governs the […]

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Disclosure of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplementary Appropriations Act (“CRRSAA”) and the US Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (“ARP”)

Quarterly report as of December 31, 2021 La Salle University has received funding from the federal government for grants under CRRSAA and ARP under the Emergency Aid Fund for Higher Education (HEERF II and HEERF III). The University acknowledges the required certification and agreement with the assurance that the University will provide students with at […]

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American Rescue Plan Act to be at the forefront of legislative session – PLATTE VALLEY

SELECT REGION RectangleCreated with Sketch. News Senator Steve Halloran mentioned a few different bills that will be introduced by members of the legislature in the coming weeks. Friday, January 7, 2022, 12:01 p.m. CST LINCOLN, Neb. – Last Wednesday was the first day home for members of the Nebraska legislature. Senators were eager to return […]