Budgets & Funding

Yuma Council Discusses Budget, CIP Projects

The Yuma City Council held a work session last week for its ongoing discussions on the Fiscal Year 2021/22 budget, the FY2022 Capital Improvement and Five-year Capital Improvement programs.  The FY2021 CIP was relatively conservative due to the COVID-19 pandemic. FY2022 totals 77

Budgets & Funding

What’s in the New Relief Package?

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News What’s in the New Relief Package? The recently signed 5,500-page-plus stimulus and relief measure includes another $284B in forgivable Paycheck Protection Program loans, new treatment for PPP expenses, simplified forms, grants for live events

Budgets & Funding

2020 K-12 Bond Recap

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX  While the final results have yet to be confirmed, bond issues from Arizona’s November 3rd elections appear to be a mix of approvals and rejections. In all, approximately $361.1M in bonds are

Budgets & Funding

COVID-19 News Round-up for October 16th

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  SBA Makes Some Smaller Loan Forgiveness Easier  The Small Business Administration released a streamlined Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness application for some loans under $50K — but small-business groups and experts say it still leaves

Budgets & Funding

Arizona K-12 Bonds on the November 2020 Ballot

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX  Approximately $700M worth of Arizona K-12 school district bond measures will be on the Tuesday, November 3rd ballot, a significant decrease from the record-breaking $1.6B total request from 2019.  The largest bond requests are once again coming from Maricopa County, with Pinal County again at