FEDERAL STIMULUS PACKAGE UPDATES

The League’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Web page can be accessed at www.tml.org, by clicking on “Federal Stimulus Information.” Various information on the TML Web page has been updated, including information relating to:

  • Rural Broadband: The U.S. Department of Agriculture has released grant guidance for $13.4 million to expand broadband service to rural areas.
  • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG): CDBG entitlement cities must submit their application to their U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) field office by June 5, 2009.
  • Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP): HUD has released its Notice of Funding Availability for the NSP funds provided under the ARRA.

League staff will continue to monitor the implementation of the ARRA.

TML member cities may use the material herein for any purpose.
No other person or entity may reproduce, duplicate, or distribute any part of this document without the written authorization of the
Texas Municipal League.

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