Local Fiscal Relief Fund

Local Fiscal Relief Fund: $3.5 billion

Time Constraints on Use: For expenses incurred through December 31, 2024

Restrictions on Use of Funds:

  • Cities with a population of 50,000 or more. Follows Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) formula.
  • Non-Entitlement units of local government: ($857 million) (cities with a population of less than 50,000): (link to allocation chart?)
    • Total amount received by Non-Entitlement unit of local government may not exceed 75% of most recent budget as of January 27, 2020.
    • The state will be responsible for dispersing funds to non-entitlement governments while large municipalities and county governments will receive funds directly from Treasury
  • Counties: ($2 billion) Distributed based on population, with hold-harmless provision relative to CDBG formula for urban counties
  • Consolidated city-county governments will receive BOTH their city and county allocations