October 27, 2021
ARPA Summit

ARPA Summit (4)

Jim Buchheim

Community and Social Impact Officer, American Family Insurance
Member, Competitive Wisconsin Inc. Board of Directors

ARPA SPECIFIC RESOURCES

1.) How to calculate Loss Revenue

2.) How to calculate Loss Revenue; U.S. Treasury, page 51

3.) How did the Feds come up with 4.1% as the number to use in the formula?

4.) Guidance from the Wisconsin Department of Revenue for ARPA

 

INFRASTRUCTURE INFORMATION & RESOURCES

1. Could ARPA dollars be used on improving communications among law enforcement agencies?

2. Have there been conversations/entities looking at options to put in renewable energy in infrastructure?

3. Using American Rescue Plan Act Funds for Water, Wastewater and Stormwater Infrastructure

4. Are communities exploring connections between open access broadband infrastructure in connection with road infrastructure efforts? Council on Foreign Relations, Robert Knake, Senior Fellow

 

BROADBAND INFORMATION & RESOURCES

1. Could broadband be treated as a public utility? Contact the WI PSC.

2. The Governor's Task Force Report on Broadband

3. Broadband Internet and the Wisconsin Economy; Report from University of Wisconsin, Extension

4. Broadband in Rural Wisconsin: Identifying Gaps, Highlighting Successes - Forward Analytics

 

EARLY CARE AND EDUCATION INFORMATION

1. Information on early childhood care, development and education

2. The Effects of Investing in Early Education on Economic Growth - Brookings

3. Invest in Early Childhood Development: Reduce Deficits, Strengthen the Economy - The Heckman Equation

 

HOUSING INFORMATION AND RESOURCES

1. What resources are available to investigate solving affordable housing?

2. Study Finds Severe Workforce Housing Shortage Across Wisconsin, WRA 2019 Workforce Housing Report: Falling Behind

3. University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty, Kurt Paulsen, Professor , Housing, Land Use and Municipal Finance

4. Homelessness: University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty 

 

WORKFORCE RECRUITMENT & RETENTION INFORMATION AND RESOURCES

1. New Workforce Recruitment & Retention Options

2. Getting the Job Done - CWI

3. Workforce Challenges and Opportunities: What the Demographics Tell Us

4. BeBold 4 Workforce Recruitment and Retention Action Accelerator Overview

 

RECOMMENDED BOOKS

1. The New Geography of Jobs by Enrico Moretti

2. The Rise of the Creative Class by Richard Florida

More than 400 elected local officials and business and community leaders registered for a virtual discussion focused on how best to invest the one-time money being provided to local units of government under the American Rescue Plan Act. Their concerns, vision, priorities and sense of urgency energized a fascinating series of discussions and exchange of ideas. The videos below were sent to participants prior to the event to help inform the discussion. Please click on the images to view the Context Advisor Videos.


 

WORKFORCE & POPULATIONS SHORTAGES


 

INFRASTRUCTURE


 

COMMUNITY QUALITY OF LIFE AND OPPORTUNITY

 

More than 400 elected local officials and business and community leaders registered for a virtual discussion on June 23, 2021 focused on how best to invest the one-time money being provided to local units of government under the American Rescue Plan Act. Their concerns, vision, priorities and sense of urgency energized a fascinating series of discussions and exchange of ideas. Please find links below to the specific segments of the Summit (please click on the images to link to the video).




 


 

 


 


 


 

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