ARPA-funds

Select Board approves engineering phase for Senior Center addition

March 23, 2022 04:26:34 PM
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Last week, the Select Board agreed to allocate $20K to the next phase in a planned renovation at the Southborough Senior Center.

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Weigh in on use of ARPA Funds: Survey and Forum

March 15, 2022 12:54:41 PM
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Southborough’s ARPA Committee is seeking input from residents. Before recommending how the Town should use $3M in federal funds, they want to hear from residents.

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ATM Budget Update: Town targeting <5% tax increase; ARHS allocation hike; and discussions about ARPA and Senior Center

March 3, 2022 02:26:18 PM
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Here are my highlights from the Select Board discussions about budgets and taxes on Tuesday night.

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ARPA Committee volunteers still sought (for virtual service)

December 3, 2021 01:38:31 PM
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As of this morning, officials were promoting that they still need volunteers for the committee to examine how to spend $3M in federal funds.

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Volunteer to help decide how to spend $3M in Town ARPA funds

November 23, 2021 09:02:35 AM

A few weeks ago, I wrote about the Town’s decision to create an ARPA Committee. The Select Board is charging a seven member committee with making recommendations on how to spend American Rescue Plan Act funds. The Town is eligible for reimbursements up to $3,051,241. Some restrictions apply to how ARPA funds can be used. […]

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Residents’ tax bills should be higher than projected for ’22; Town to seek input on applying ARPA funds to other uses

November 5, 2021 02:08:18 PM
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This week, the Town’s Assessor explained why projected taxes for average homeowners has increased.

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