Federal Assistance e311
A collaboration between Bloomberg Philanthropies and the U.S. Conference of Mayors helping cities identify, obtain, and retain federal funding for COVID recovery and response efforts and infrastructure investments.
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On January 5, 2023, the Federal Assistance e311 Program hosted a webinar on Revisiting Federal Funding Oversight. Federal officials discussed their oversight to date of the pandemic relief programs and spending. Chair of PRAC and representatives from Treasury and HUD OIGs shared lessons learned, trends and case studies. Cities learned from federal oversight auditors and investigators what to look out for as they manage their federally funded grants, programs and resources.
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Our team of experts has already answered over 300 questions from cities across the country–about the streams of federal funding available to support your city’s COVID recovery and transportation infrastructure, best-in-class strategies and practices for accessing and spending it, technical requirements for compliance, and more. Browse the questions and answers, or search for a topic or keyword to get straight to the information your city needs.
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