Provided below are issue-specific toolkits developed by Missouri state agencies for local governments to use in considering investments for their communities with American Rescue Plan Act (“ARPA”) local fiscal recovery funding.
These ideas have been drawn directly from available guidance from the U.S. Department of Treasury. A complete listing of current guidance is available on the U.S. Department of Treasury’s website. Please be sure to check the Treasury’s website frequently to stay up to date on current guidance and funding requirements. Please also note the U.S. Department of Treasury has specific compliance and reporting requirements associated with the use of ARPA fiscal recovery funds. For more information, please refer directly to the U.S. Department of Treasury’s website.
U.S. Department of Treasury’s website on Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (including ARPA funding): https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/coronavirus/assistance-for-state-local-and-tribal-governments/state-and-local-fiscal-recovery-funds
Final Rule 87 Fed. Reg. (January 27, 2022): https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2022-01-27/pdf/2022-00292.pdf
Compliance and reporting information (required for use of ARPA funds): https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/coronavirus/assistance-for-state-local-and-tribal-governments/state-and-local-fiscal-recovery-funds/recipient-compliance-and-reporting-responsibilities