Updates to help ICLEI member local governments access funding for programs in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Now is the time for local governments to act and secure funding for their climate and sustainability initiatives.
With the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), local governments have new sources of funding to help further their climate action and sustainability goals. ICLEI USA is committed to helping its members access this funding and use it wisely.
Bookmark and check this page often for the latest economic recovery funding updates and application instructions. ICLEI recommends that local governments focus their efforts on the Energy Efficiency and Community Block Grant Program. Browse this and other program summaries below.
– Climate Communities’ Accessing Stimulus Dollars: A Guide for Local Governments
– Green for All’s Guide to Using 2009 Recovery Act Funds
– U.S. Green Building Council’s Green Economic Recovery Resources