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What exactly can the City of Springfield spend Covid relief funds on? A city official explains.

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Courtesy of Cora Scott/Director of Public Information and Civic Engagement with City of Springfield
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This week, host Lisa Langley speaks with Cora Scott, director of public information and civic engagement with City of Springfield.

Today’s discussion explores updates, plans and limitations regarding the $40 million-dollar COVID relief legislation received by the City.

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) is part of legislation signed March 11, 2021 by President Biden. The state of Missouri received $2.7 billion dollars as part of this economic stimulus package.