American Rescue Plan Act

Pinellas County is receiving approximately $189 million as part of the federal American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA). The Board of County Commissioners has approved a wide-ranging list of ARPA-funded projects aimed at uplifting our community through improved pedestrian and water/wastewater infrastructure, better access to public services, ongoing pandemic response and support for local nonprofit organizations reaching areas of great need.

Updated (7/29/22):

2022 Pinellas County Annual Recovery Plan Performance Report

Pinellas County ARPA Approved Projects List.

Other forms of assistance

Pinellas County has compiled a comprehensive directory of local, state and federal benefits available to individuals, families, businesses and non-profit organizations impacted by the pandemic. For details and online program applications, see our Get Help page.