Taking Advantage of the American Rescue Plan

How to Apply and Receive Funding with NACo’s Eryn Hurley

Under the American Rescue Plan, every single county, no matter the population size, is eligible to receive direct allocations from the U.S. Department of Treasury for relief funding.

Learn how to request funds, develop winning grants, and comply with all reporting requirements under this new fund for your community.

Webinar Summary

The new American Rescue Plan (ARP) promises to provide relief to counties that struggled to meet previous government requirements for funding. 

Together with Eryn Hurley, Associate Legislative Director of Tax/Finance and Intergovernmental Affairs for the National Association of Counties (NACo), CGL Companies’ strategic planning and budget experts Karl Becker and Cameron Glass discuss the new relief funding options available for counties, outline how ARP funds can be used to improve your facilities, and detail how to apply for the relief your county deserves. 

Be sure to reserve your seat and talk with experts during our live Q&A with the speakers.



An overview of the new American Rescue Plan and its county recovery plans


What areas the new relief funding can be used for and specific eligibility requirements


How to utilize ARP funds to support social infrastructure needs


A step-by-step guide on how to apply for ARP funding


Details on the application deadlines


Since funding is available to all counties, we highly encourage any of the following county audiences to attend:

  • County Commissioners
  • County Administrators
  • Sheriffs
  • Court Administrators
  • County Managers
  • County Directors
  • Departmental Division Leaders
  • Purchasing Managers
  • Financial Directors
  • Any County Employees involved in the ARP grant process


Eryn Hurley

Eryn Hurley

Associate Legislative Director of Tax/Finance and Intergovernmental Affairs
National Association of Counties (NACo)
Eryn Hurley staffs NACo’s Finance, Pensions and Intergovernmental Affairs Policy Steering Committee, working with county officials across the nation to set NACo’s policies on matters pertaining to the financial resources of counties, fiscal management, federal assistance, municipal borrowing, county revenues, and federal budget.
Karl Becker

Karl Becker

Senior Vice President
CGL Companies
Karl is an operations and management expert with over 30 years of experience in criminal justice system planning for federal, state, and local criminal justice agencies. Karl’s analyses have helped to frame key policy choices for decision-makers faced with growing detention populations and limited resources.
Cameron Glass

Cameron Glass

Senior Vice President
CGL Companies
Cameron specializes in the criminal justice planning, pre-design, and design consulting services. His understanding of operations and design combined with mindfulness towards the balance between function, security, safety, cost, and aesthetics has been instrumental in developing master plans, needs assessments, operational plans, and facility designs for many successful justice system projects.