February 23, 2024

Bangor, Maine ARPA Allocations

The city of Bangor, Maine received $20,478,297 in State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF) as part of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA).

The city of Bangor has been earning interest on unspent funds. Per U.S. Treasury rules, that interest is not bound by the rules governing SLFRF spending. The City Council has publicly pledged to use the interest on ARPA related spending.

You can click dates to see the official Bangor City Council actions and orders associated with each allocation.

Date AllocatedRecipientAmount
12/28/2022Fresh Start Sober Living$396,100.00
12/28/2022Maine Discovery Museum$500,000.00
12/28/2022Bangor Public Library$241,271.00
12/28/2022Penquis$540,000.00
7/10/2023Bangor Area Recovery Network$415,600.00
7/24/2023Eastern Area Agency on Aging$67,000.00
7/24/2023Grant Writer- City of Bangor$150,000.00
8/14/2023Christine B Foundation$100,000.00
8/14/2023Bangor Housing Development Corporation$2,000,000.00
8/14/2023Food AND Medicine$75,000.00
8/14/2023Bangor Symphony Orchestra$40,000.00
8/14/2023Habitat for Humanity Greater Bangor$1,000,000.00
8/14/2023Maine Multicultural Center$70,700.00
8/14/2023Bangor Schools (School Health Clinics)$500,000.00
8/28/2023Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid Maine$130,000.00
8/28/2023Together Place Peer Recovery Center$154,765.00
9/11/2023Fresh Start Sober Living$500,000.00
9/11/2023Literacy Volunteers of Bangor$50,000.00
9/11/2023Penobscot Community Health Center$2,484,880.00
9/25/2023Food AND Medicine$261,342.00
9/25/2023Together Place Housing$375,000.00
9/25/2023St. Andre Home$50,000.00
9/25/2023Penquis CAP$1,500,000.00
10/11/2023Bangor Children’s Home$350,748.00
10/11/2023Bangor YMCA$2,000,000.00
10/11/2023Heart of Maine United Way$400,000.00
10/11/2023Wabanaki Public Health and Wellness$648,000.00
10/23/2023Health Equity Alliance$694,700.00
10/23/2023City of Bangor$400,000.00*
1/8/2024City of Bangor$250,000.00
1/22/2024Bangor Nursing & Rehabilitation$50,000.00
1/22/2024Shaw House$550,000.00
1/22/2024Wellspring$221,540.00**
Total Officially Allocated$17,166,646.00
Interest Earned as of 1/31/2024$762,087.82
Earmarked through Workshops
Housing Position – City of Bangor$350,000.00
Homelessness Position – City of Bangor$350,000.00
Total Earmarked$700,000.00
Total Not Allocated Through Council Order$4,073,738.82
Total Left After Earmarked$3,373,738.82
* Earned interest is part of this allocation.
** Adjusted from previous amount awarded on 10/23/23 of $441,540.00