Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund – State Guidance for Local Governments
Eligible state, local, territorial and tribal governments will receive American Rescue Plan funds from the U.S. Treasury for coronavirus recovery. These funds will be distributed directly to local governments from the U.S. Treasury, while funds for non-entitlement units in Tennessee will be distributed through state government.
Specific distribution information for Non-Entitlement Units (NEU) of local government (population under 50,000) is available here.
Eligible territorial, metropolitan city, county, and Tribal governments may request their allocation of Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds through the Treasury Submission Portal.
Resources for local governments:
- Tennessee Local Government Technical Assistance Program provides education, training and support for local governments, especially those without federal grant experience.
- Guidance and resources for local governments are offered by the Tennessee Comptroller relating to expenditure eligibility, accounting, reporting requirements and more.
- The Tennessee Treasurer offers guidance for local governments on Local Government Investment Pool (LGIP) Deposits.
- Information about the 2021-22 state grants for local governments is available here.
Last updated: 8/13/2021.