Agenda Items #8-9: The Board will hear request, in separate items, to approve budget allocations from the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The $25.1 million spending plan, which includes the repurposed use of reimbursable funds as allowable within the U.S. Treasury guidelines, included funding for permanent supportive housing, racial equity initiatives, climate change projects, and enhanced emergency response capacity. Item #8 is a request to approve creation of a $500,000 matching fund to support enhanced city-run homeless services. Item #9 is a request to approve $4 million in climate change and sea level rise projects.
The Board approved the budget allocations.
Need more info? See the staff report about homeless services and the staff report about climate change projects.
Contact: Matthew Hymel, County Administrator
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