The City of Des Moines has been allocated $94.8 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds. As directed by the federal government, these funds must be used for specific purposes.
Residents of Des Moines are invited to complete the following survey to provide City staff ideas on how these funds could be used (within federal guidelines) to provide the greatest impact for our recovering community.
- Staff will receive initial feedback from residents through March 2022
- Funds must be obligated before December 31, 2024
- Funds must be expended before December 31, 2026