Commissioners Court Administrative Training: American Rescue Plan for Texas Counties

February 22 - July 11, 2022

Please see chart with locations and registration links in the agenda section.

Sponsored By

Special thanks to the V.G. Young Institute of County Government, a part of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, for serving as the education program co-sponsor.

Overview

This series of practical workshops, developed by the Texas Association of Counties and the V.G. Young Institute of County Government, is designed to provide an in-depth and concentrated learning experience on the key issues associated with the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). Each workshop will provide an extensive look at budgeting related to the ARPA funds, coordinating with other entities and bidding/purchasing requirements.

There is no cost to attend these workshops.

Topics

The covered subjects will be:

  • ARPA Overview
  • Budgeting ARPA Funds
  • Coordinating With Other Entities (including interlocal agreements)
  • Bidding/Purchasing Requirements

*The agenda is subject to change. Start and end times are specific to each location. The topics covered will be:

Topics

  • ARPA Overview
  • Budgeting ARPA Funds
  • Coordinating With Other Entities (including interlocal agreements)
  • Bidding/Purchasing Requirements
Dates Locations How to Register
Feb. 22
8 a.m.-noon
Bryan
Brazos County Expo
5827 Leonard Rd.
Bryan, TX 77807
Please click here to register for the V.G. Young Institute’s School for County Commissioners Courts and choose the “Early Bird” session option.
March 8
1-4:30 p.m.
Lubbock
Overton Hotel & Conference Center
2322 Mac Davis Ln.
Lubbock, TX 79401
Click here to register.
April 19
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Arlington
Arlington Expo Center
1200 Ballpark Way
Arlington, TX 76011
Click here to register for the West Texas County Judges and Commissioners Conference and choose the “Early Bird” session option. 
May 19
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Abilene
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office Conference Room
Taylor County Expo Center
1982 Lytle Way
Abilene, TX 79602
Click here to register.
May 26
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Uvalde
Uvalde County Fairplex
Commissioners Auditorium at the Event Center
215 Veterans Ln.
Uvalde, TX 78801
Click here to register.
June 13
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Corpus Christi
Omni Corpus Christi Hotel
900 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Click here to register for the South Texas County Judges and Commissioners Conference and choose the “Early Bird” session option.
July 11
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Denton
Embassy Suites by Hilton
Denton Convention Center
3100 Town Center Trl.
Denton, TX 76201
Click here to register for the North & East Texas County Judges and Commissioners Conference and choose the “Early Bird” session option.

*If you would like to register for a budget training that is on the agenda at the V.G. Young Institute’s School for County Commissioners Courts (Bryan), the West Texas County Judges and Commissioners Annual Conference (Arlington), the North and East Texas County Judges and Commissioners Annual Conference (Denton), or the South Texas County Judges and Commissioners Annual Conference (Corpus Christi) WITHOUT registering for the entire conference, please email Jackie Boone at jackieb@county.org or call her at (800) 456-5974.

Continuing Education

Applications are pending for continuing education credit for commissioners.

Continuing Education Type Hours
Commissioners 4
Judges None

 

To cancel your registration, please email Jackie Boone or fax (512) 477-1324.

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