How the American Rescue Plan is Supporting Economic Recovery in Ohio Cities

The American Rescue Plan (ARP) presented Ohio mayors and their cities a unique challenge in 2021: help your cities’ residents and communities recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, and think about the kinds of transformational changes the pandemic has made even more urgent.

In thinking strategically about how to make best use of this lifeline from the federal government, Ohio Mayors Alliance members, whose 2021 proposals and allocations of ARP funds are summarized in this report, have taken a three-tiered approach. Read the full report for more information.