Federal Advocacy

Introduction to the American Rescue Plan Act Funds for Water Bill Assistance and Infrastructure Projects


August 12, 2021

1 p.m.-2:15 p.m. ET

  • Field of Study: Finance
  • Credits: 0.00
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Status: This event has availability.

Legislative activity on Capitol Hill in the year 2020 was dominated by the development of multiple aid packages in response to the outbreak of COVID-19. To address the vital need for widespread access to drinking water & wastewater utilities, Congress has authorized billions to assist households and utilities with water utility affordability and stormwater infrastructure projects. Join experts from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and Environmental Finance Center Network (EFCN) for an introduction to the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA, the Low-Income Housing Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP), and Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) to learn what to expect when dealing with these federal assistance programs.

  • Member Price: Free
  • Non-member Price: Free