American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)

Bayfield County has received funds from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA).  This page is designed to keep the public informed on how Bayfield County is proposing these funds be spent.

Current approved arpa projects

At the May 25, 2021 Bayfield County Board meeting, the board approved the funding of the following projects:

Current Projects

At the June 29, 2021 Bayfield County Board meeting, the board approved the funding of additional projects, which can be seen below:

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The justifications for each of these projects can be found in this document: Bayfield County ARPA Project Justification (PDF).

More ARPA projects are under discussion and will be reviewed at upcoming Executive Committee and County Board meetings.

minutes from the bayfield county board

The following two links lead to the American Rescue Plan Act portions of the minutes from the May, 25, 2021 and June 29, 2021 Bayfield County Board of Supervisors' Meetings.  Keep in mind, the minutes for the June 29, 2021 meeting are currently in draft format and are subject to change pending full board approval.

interim final rule

Follow the link provided to be directed to the interim final rule: Interim Final Rule (treasury.gov)


If you have ideas or suggestions on how to expend ARPA funds, please share with your County Board Supervisor or the Bayfield County Administrator, Mark.Abeles-Allison@bayfieldcounty.wi.gov