ARPA Informational Sessions

November 10, 2021

Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan and City Council leadership hosted two informational sessions for the public to learn about the funds the City of Akron will receive under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), and invest in the areas of community and youth violence prevention, housing, public utility support, local economic recovery, parks and public spaces, access to healthcare and social services, and budget stabilization. These informational sessions were held on October 28, 2021 and can be viewed here.

Additional Information Sessions will be held in each ward as follows:

Ward

Date

Time

Location

1

November 23rd

7:00 p.m.

Virtual

(Register using this link)

 

2

November 24th

6:30 snacks; 6:45 meeting

Patterson Park

800 Patterson Ave

 

3

November 18th

6:00 p.m.

Ed Davis Community Center

730 Perkins Park

 

4

December 9th

6:30 p.m.

 

St. Sebastian's Zwisler Hall

476 Mull Ave

(Updated 11/29/21)

 

5

November 10th

6:00 p.m.

Joy Park Community Center

825 Fuller Street

 

6

December 16th

6:00 p.m.

Ellet Community Center

2449 Wedgewood

 

7

November 16th

6:00 p.m.

Firestone Park Library

1486 Aster Ave

 

8

November 17th

6:30 p.m.

Northwest Community Center

1730 Shatto

 

9

December 7th

7:00 p.m.

Kenmore Community Center

880 Kenmore Blvd.

 

10

December 14th

6:00 p.m.

Goodyear Library

 60 Goodyear Blvd.

 

 

The City has also created a simple form to accept ideas for proposed projects or programs that may be eligible for ARPA funding, which is available at www.akronohio.gov/ARPA