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Transforming Criminal Justice – The Role of Grant Funding

As the demand for criminal justice reform grows, local governments find themselves on the frontlines of these efforts. In response, the state and federal governments are investing historic amounts of discretionary funding into programs that facilitate the adoption of evidence-based practices and the development of new promising practices in the criminal justice space.

November 29th, 2021|

November 2021 Grant Opportunities Update

With the winter months and the holiday season fast approaching, the state and federal governments are in a “giving” mood. There are plenty of significant funding opportunities for local governments on the near horizon, including funding for fire departments, encampment resolution initiatives, the restoration of public spaces, economic/workforce development, and road safety improvements.

November 4th, 2021|

Governor Signs Assembly Bill 361 to Amend California’s Open Meeting Laws, Effective Immediately

The Legislature has stepped in to formally amend open meeting laws to account for a new reality where a persistent global pandemic and extreme wildfires stoked by climate change create an enduring need to make virtual meetings a more permanent fixture for public meetings in California.

September 17th, 2021|

U.S. Economic Development Administration Announces $3 Billion in Funding from the American Rescue Plan Act

RPPG provides a breakdown of funding opportunities for states and local governments through the U.S. Economic Development Administration that will support economic recovery and resilience in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.

August 2nd, 2021|

Historic Broadband Infrastructure Investments Provides Funding Opportunities for Local Governments and Service Providers

RPPG provides a deep dive into broadband infrastructure funding opportunities after Governor Newsom’s signing of AB 156.

July 20th, 2021|

California State Legislature FY 21-22 Budget Framework Provides Potential Funding Opportunities for Local Agencies

RPPG anticipates significant competitive funding opportunities for local governments over the next several years based on the state budget and expenditure of surplus funds.

July 1st, 2021|

Dan Carrigg to Speak on Housing at Foster City’s Joint City Council and Planning Commission Meeting

On Wednesday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m., RPPG Senior Policy Advisor Dan Carrigg will join a panel of experts to discuss housing at Foster City’s joint City Council and Planning Commission Meeting.

March 22nd, 2021|
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