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Principle Resources & Reporting

On January 6, 2022, Treasury changed some of the basic provisions of the rescue grant. Please be sure to consult the Final Rule for any potential changes. 


  • Training Video (June 9, 2021) (Access code: 6921Rescue!)
    This training discusses the way cities and towns can partner with other governments, nonprofits and for-profit organizations to address areas of the four categories of eligible use of the funds: Public health, negative economic impact, premium pay, and water, sewer and broadband infrastructure. Includes a brief review of the mechanics of subawards and an introduction to the Uniform Grant Guidance. 
  • Subawards Presentation (PDF)

  • Subawards Final Rule (PDF)


  • Training Video (February 16, 2022)

  • Reporting Presentation (PDF)

  • Reporting FAQs (Treasury) (Updated January, 2022) (PDF)

  • Reporting Types & Dates (PDF)

  • SLFRF Compliance and Reporting Guidance (PDF)

NEU Rescue Reporting & Claiming Public Safety Payroll


US Treasury Final Rule (January 12, 2022)

​Overview (July 21, 2021)

​Overview with the National League of Cities (August 4, 2021)


Additional Documents

  • Miscellaneous FAQs (May 2022) PDF
  • Eligible Uses FAQs (May 2022) PDF
  • Ineligible Uses, General, FAQs (May 2022) PDF
  • Uniform Grant Guidance (May 2022) PDF

  • American Rescue Plan Act Subtitle M
    Section of the ARPA specific to local governments. (PDF)
  • FAQs on Distribution of Funds to Non-entitlement Units of Local Government (June 30, 2021)
    This supplemental document contains answers to FAQs regarding the distribution of funds to non-entitlement units of local government (NEUs) under the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (CSFRF / CLFRF, or Fiscal Recovery Funds). (PDF)
  • US Treasury Guidance Final Rule ARP (Jan. 6, 2022)
    The Treasury is adopting as final the interim final rule published on May 17, 2021, with amendments. This rule implements the Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Fund and the Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund established under the American Rescue Plan Act. The provisions in this final rule are effective April 1, 2022. (PDF)
  • Population Figures Used to Compute American Rescue Grant Amounts 
    City/town name and 2019 population estimate. (PDF)