City of Albuquerque
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File #: R-21-157   
Type: Resolution Status: In Council - Final Action
File created: 4/19/2021 In control: Committee of the Whole
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Approving The Request And Authorizing The Use Of Direct Funding Available From The American Rescue Plan Act Of 2021 For The Purposes Of Pandemic Response, Pandemic Recovery Investments, And Support For Vulnerable Populations (Pe?a)
Attachments: 1. R-157
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FOURTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-21-157 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Klarissa J. Pe?a


RESOLUTION
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Approving The Request And Authorizing The Use Of Direct Funding Available From The American Rescue Plan Act Of 2021 For The Purposes Of Pandemic Response, Pandemic Recovery Investments, And Support For Vulnerable Populations (Pe?a)
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WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque, will submit the certification required for direct payment of federal funds as established under Subtitle M, Section 9901 - Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds of the America Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA); and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque will request direct payment of Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds estimated at $56,760,000 which represents one-half of the allocation to the city and is available within 60 days of the enactment of ARPA or May 11, 2021; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque, will submit the certification required for direct payment of federal Funds as established under Subtitle B - Housing Provisions, Section 3205 - Homelessness Assistance and Supportive Services Program of the America Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA); and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque will request direct payment of Homelessness Assistance and Supportive Services Program estimated at $7,600,000 for which the development and support of affordable housing is an eligible and feasible use but for which housing rehabilitation is not a feasible use; and
WHEREAS, this plan focuses on families and businesses in need through Pandemic Response and Support for Vulnerable Populations and encouraging economic growth through Investments in Recovery; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque in partnership with the New Mexico Department of Finance and Administration and local partners, announced on April 15, 2021, that it will administer $24,000,000 in federal funds for Emergency R...

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