Special Committee on ARPA Expenditures
The Special Committee on ARPA Expenditures is a special committee of the town which was established by resolution of Town Council on January 4, 2024.
The Special Committee on ARPA Expenditures consists of not fewer than five and not more than nine members. The Mayor serves, ex officio, as chair of the committee. The remaining members are nominated by the Mayor and appointed by a majority vote of Town Council. The remaining members are drawn from a variety of professional backgrounds deemed appropriate by Town Council to the stated purpose of the committee. All members shall be registered voters of the town. Unless extended by subsequent resolution of Town Council, all members shall serve for a fixed term expiring on April 30, 2024.
The purpose of the Special Committee on ARPA Expenditures is to review the requirements of the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF) program, as authorized by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), in order to identify, evaluate, and prioritize projects suitable for utilization by the town under and in accordance with its ARPA grant. The committee shall make its recommendations to Town Council no later than April 30, 2024.
The Special Committee on ARPA Expenditures shall meet on such dates and times as are scheduled by the chair or a majority of the committee's membership. All meetings shall be held at Town Hall, unless otherwise advertised, and shall be open to the public.
To view agendas and minutes for the Special Committee on ARPA Expenditures, please click here.
Bruce Kleinman, Chair