American Rescue Plan Municipal Recovery Funds Distribution
The Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund is intended to:
- Support COVID-19 response efforts
- Replace lost revenue for eligible state, local, territorial, and Tribal governments
- Support immediate economic stabilization for households and businesses
- Address systemic public health and economic challenges
The Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds provide substantial flexibility for each government to meet local needs-including support for households,
small businesses, impacted industries, essential workers, and the communities hardest hit by the crisis. These funds can also be used to make necessary investments
in water, sewer, and broadband infrastructure.
U.S. Treasury Guidance and FAQs for can be found
To request Funds: Eligible non-entitlement units of local government may apply for their allocation of Alabama’s share of the State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund
via the portal below.
The State Finance Department has established a separate fund in the State Treasury for federal funds and is authorized to disburse those funds within the parameters
of the ARP Act and other federal and state law.
Budget Forms (local government must submit one of the Budget Forms below)
Application User Guides
If you have questions about the application for funds, please contact
and include your city’s name in the subject line.
For additional information and assistance with the allowable uses of funds, please refer to guidance issued by the US Department of the Treasury. You may also contact
the Alabama League of Municipalities at
COVID Relief Grants for Reimbursement of Expenses of State Inmates in County Jails
Pursuant to Act 2022-1, the State of Alabama will provide funds to reimburse counties for the expenses of state inmates housed in county jails from March 3, 2021 to December 31, 2021. The application and distribution process for this program is being administered by the Alabama Department of Finance.
The application period will be open from noon May 16, 2022 through noon June 6, 2022.
COVID-19 Recovery Grant Program Website: https://alabama.submittable.com/submit
For questions, please contact the Coronavirus Recovery Funds Office at (334) 353-2749 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “County Jail Reimbursements” in the subject line of the email.