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Original Author: Stegall, Kay
Date of Material: 02/22/2022

Subjects(s):
Finance--Grants-in-aid
Finance--Local government--Tennessee
Finance--Municipal--Tennessee
Accounting--Municipal
Accounting--Tennessee

ARPA and Other Federal Grants, What's the Catch?

Reviewed Date: 02/22/2022
Summary:
In this MTAS Hot Topic sent out to cities in February 2022, how to comply with federal grant requirements is discussed and resources are provided.

Free money is great but there are conditions. The acceptance of federal grants obligates the recipient to comply with the federal grant regulations. The information included here is meant to assist Tennessee municipalities in complying with these federal grant requirements related specifically to Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (CSLFRF) which is the program resulting from the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA).


Free money is great but there are conditions.

The acceptance of federal grants obligates the recipient to comply with the federal grant regulations. The information included here is meant to assist Tennessee municipalities in complying with these federal grant requirements related specifically to Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (CSLFRF) which is the program resulting from the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA).


Main Document(s):
file ARPA Emma Feb 2022.pdf