Assembly discusses spending ARPA funds on childcare programs
December 9, 2021
The Borough Assembly held a discussion during Monday's meeting to figure out how the borough should spend funds received through the American Rescue Plan and considered a future work session on the topic.
The borough received $634,000 in funds, $20,000 of which has already been spent on finishing the deck out the deck project at Mountain View Manor.
Representatives from childcare programs in Petersburg wrote letters to the assembly requesting ARPA funds to recoup losses caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Katie Holmlund, the director of Good Beginnings Preschool and the Kinder Skog Nature Prog...