The remainder of the funds, $42.2 million, will be directed toward addressing the economic impacts of the pandemic. According to the city, $20 million will go to small businesses and nonprofits, $3.5 toward affordable housing and $2 million to fight food insecurity.
Here’s a full breakdown of how Atlanta plans to spend its COVID relief funds:
Atlanta's American Rescue Plan funds
The City Council voted Monday on how it will allocate $170.9 million in federal relief funds.
Source: City of Atlanta