County Commission to vote on how to spend $52M in ARPA funds

By , Daily Memphian Published: October 18, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The approval of the spending, which includes $19.1 million for Regional One Health and $4.4 milion to expand health care access to uninsured Shelby Countians, is county general fund money available as the federal ARPA money goes to account for lost county revenues in the pandemic.


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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