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The city of Davenport will be receiving $40.9 million in COVID relief funding

Davenport, IA – According to the statement, this is being done through the recently passed American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

The relief funding will be used to improve the quality of life for Davenport residents, to provide immediate recovery needs and to create a long-term investment for Davenport’s future according to city officials.

Projects must be tied to one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • Respond to the public health emergency or its negative impacts to residents and businesses
  • Compensate for revenue reductions due to COVID-19
  • Support infrastructure projects related to water, sewer, or broadband

The City of Davenport is now seeking feedback from residents, businesses, and community organizations about their priorities for use of these funds. 

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