Posts Tagged ‘American Recovery and Reinvestment Act’

Federal Grants and Codes of Conduct

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

As I mentioned in my post last week, the Grants Management Common Rule (which applies to all federal grants) requires entities that receive federal grants to establish a “code of conduct.”  This post will address what the Rule says about what the code of conduct must include.

Protests and ARRA and Bears, Oh My!

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

Now that local governments are digging in to the requirements that apply to American Recovery and Reinvestment Act grants, I’ve started to get questions about developing bid protest procedures.  Are these procedures required?  If so, what should the procedures look like?  And where can I find a sample bid protest procedure?

Stimulus Funding Webinar and Website

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

The School of Government now has free online resources to help you meet the reporting and compliance requirements that come with American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding.  If your local government has received ARRA funding, I strongly encourage you to take a look at these resources before October 1st (yes, that’s this Thursday), when […]