How to Acccess ARPA Funds GraphicStates, And Local Governments With Populations Over 50,000 (Cities And Counties) Will Receive Direct Funds Via The New Treasury Portal:

  • Access the US Treasury Submission Portal here
  • Make sure your organization has an active SAM registration
  • Make sure your org has a DUNS number
  • Gather payment information (EIN; your name and contact info; name and title of authorized representative of your org; bank name, contact info, routing/account number)
  • Certify for funds by verifying your identity using ID.me (according to NACo, ID.me is a trusted tech partner to multiple government agencies and your information is secure)  
  • To get certified/verified, you will need: SSN, driver’s license or passport number, facial recognition
  • On the portal page, click the “Request Fiscal Recovery Funds” button
  • Follow the steps to complete your funding request using the information you’ve gathered in steps 2-6 above
  • In 4-5 days after submission (which includes time for ID verification by Treasury), you will receive your first wire transfer which will be 50% of your requested funds  
  • No earlier than May of 2022 (next year), you will receive the remaining 50% of your funds

What ARPA fund investments will make a big difference for your staff AND your constituents?

Free eCourse – ARPA and public records

This 8-part eCourse will provide resources to help you convince others in your organization of the value of investing in a public records solution using ARPA funds. 

To keep up with the pace of increasing volume and complexity of public records – you are going to need to modernize your technology and deliver more government services – like public records – digitally.  

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