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MAT Staff May 4, 2021

POSTPONED: Webinar on the ARP/Local Fiscal Recovery Fund


Update: This webinar is postponed to Tuesday, May 18th and the time is changed to 2-3 p.m., instead of the previously-scheduled date of May 5th. 

Webinar details and registration can be found at


A recording of this webinar will be made available on May 19th, 2021. Please click on and then look for the name of webinar shown above.


What you need to know about unprecedented aid for local governments.

The American Rescue Plan Act’s Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund is sending $130.2 billion in federal aid to local governments across the country, split evenly between municipalities and counties. Join presenters from Minnesota Management and Budget and the League of Minnesota Cities for a free webinar on May 5 to get new details on how the funds can be used to support your community.

Take part in this online session to:

  • Learn how and when local government will receive funding.
  • Understand allowable uses of ARPA funding.
  • Review the Treasury guidance.

Additional Information

Road to Recovery Series: Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund Introduction (recorded webinar)

American Rescue Plan Act: Provisions of Interest to Cities

President Biden Signs American Rescue Plan With $350 Billion for State and Local Governments


Amy E. Jorgenson, Director, COVID-19 Response Accountability Office, Minnesota Management and Budget
Joshua Botnen, COVID-19 Response Accountability Office, Minnesota Management and Budget
Maia Wahlberg, COVID-19 Response Accountability Office, Minnesota Management and Budget
Gary Carlson, Intergovernmental Relations Director, League of Minnesota Cities
Amber Eisenschenk, Research Manager, League of Minnesota Cities
Daniel Lightfoot, Intergovernmental Relations Representative, League of Minnesota Cities
Lisa Sova, Assistant Finance Director – Outreach, League of Minnesota Cities


Local government managers, administrators, clerks, elected officials, treasurers, and finance staff




May 18 — 2-3 p.m.

Webinar registration is limited to 1,000 participants but a recording can be found the next day at: Please note: The United States Treasury plans to release additional guidance in late April. If this is guidance is delayed, we will reschedule this webinar to a later date.


This presentation is jointly offered on behalf of the League of Minnesota Cities, Association of Minnesota Counties, Minnesota Association of Townships, MetroCities, Minnesota Association of Small Cities, Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, Municipal Legislative Commission, Minnesota Inter-County Association, the Range Association of Municipalities and Schools, and the Southeastern Minnesota League of Municipalities.

You will be participating via the internet using GoToWebinar. An email confirmation with instructions to join the session will be sent after registration is completed. Please note: If you don’t receive your email, check your junk or spam folder.

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