On July 1, the House passed 233-188 the Moving Forward Act (H.R. 2), a $1.5 trillion infrastructure package that will create millions of jobs, take bold action on the climate crisis, and address disparities in urban, suburban, and rural communities across the country. NATaT published a Special Report that covers areas of importance in the package to[…]
NATaT released a grant guide that identifies potential funding opportunities to support community development, healthcare, broadband and energy, and water and wastewater projects in rural areas.
On December 21, 2020, Congress approved the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (H.R. 133), which includes $1.4 trillion in annual appropriations for the federal government. In addition to providing FY2021 appropriations, H.R. 133 includes a $900 billion COVID-19 relief package; the Water Resources Development Act of 2020; extensions of certain tax breaks; energy provisions; legislation[…]
On behalf of the more than 10,000 towns and townships across the country, NATaT urged Congressional Leaders to the extend Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) deadline for one year to December 31, 2021; enhance flexibility for CRF to allow funds to replace lost revenue; expand the Paycheck Protection Program to include all 501(c) non-profit organizations; and increase[…]