NASHUA, New Hampshire – Following in Manchester’s footsteps, Nashua is seeking public comment on how he will spend his federal funding for the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act.
Nashua will receive approximately $ 16.1 million, one of five New Hampshire municipalities to receive ARP funds directly from the federal government, the others being Manchester ($ 43.2 million); Portsmouth ($ 12.8 million); Dover ($ 7.5 million); and Rochester ($ 6.4 million).
The Nashua City Economic Development Office is hosting virtual and in-person community forums where officials will present a draft master plan for the funds and then seek feedback.
The virtual sessions will take place on Tuesday, September 21 and Thursday, September 23 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. The in-person session will take place on Wednesday, September 29 at 5 p.m.
For more information on how to join the virtual sessions or on the in-person session, contact Amy DeRoche at 603-594-3661 or email [email protected]
Information on the use of ARP funds as well as other ARP information from the US Department of the Treasury can be found here.
Additional information from the city of Nashua can be found here and here.