The American Rescue Plan Act (“ARPA”) was enacted in March 2021 providing an unprecedented $1.9 trillion in direct relief to combat the effects Covid-19, whether it be negative economic impacts, public health implications, revenue loss, or identified needs in infrastructure. Pennsylvania and its municipalities received approximately $14 billon in those federal ARPA funds!
ARPA funds come with certain new reporting requirements. For municipalities, the first round of that new reporting (the “Project and Expenditure Report”) is due to the U.S. Treasury by April 30, 2022. Every municipality that received ARPA funds must file this report (even if you haven’t spent anything yet).
Furthermore, and this is especially important,
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