PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Alamance County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Community Meeting on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the Historic Courthouse located at: 1 Court Square, Graham, NC 27253. The purpose of this Special Community Meeting is to receive public comments on how Alamance County’s allocation of American Rescue Plan Act Funding should be prioritized.
The U.S. Department of Treasury, under ARPA, allocated $362 billion dollars nationwide for the America Rescue Plan – Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds. Alamance County Board of Commissioners accepted the award of $32,925,136 million at their June 21, 2021 regular meeting. Acceptable uses outlined in the bill include but are not limited to:
- Respond to or mitigate the public health emergency with respect to the COVID-19 emergency or its negative economic impact;
- Provide government services to the extent of the reduction in revenue;
- Make necessary investments in water, sewer, or broadband infrastructure;
- Respond to workers performing essential work during the COVID-19 public health emergency
This 3rd day of November 2021.