American Rescue Plan Act – Section 603

The American Rescue Plan Act § 602 provides a total of $350 billion to eligible states, territories, and tribal governments. Funds are available until 2024 and are to be used for “necessary investments” in “water, sewer, broadband infrastructure.”

Of that $350 billion, the total allocated to Missouri is $5.475 billion (combining the allocations at the state level, and allocations to cities, counties, and non-county jurisdictions). For more information regarding the breakdown of funds, please see https://treasurer.mo.gov/pdfnew/FinalStateandLocalAllocationOutput0308.pdf .

The American Rescue Plan Act § 603 provides a total of $130.2 billion directly for broadband infrastructure for eligible municipalities and counties. Funds are available until December 2024. Funds must be used to make “necessary investments” in “water, sewer, and broadband infrastructure.”