CARES for Communities


As part of its response and recovery efforts, Arapahoe County shared 45 percent, or $51.5 million, of its CARES Act funding with municipalities that were ineligible to receive direct funding. These communities used the money for their own COVID-related relief programs.

Municipalities that received CARES funding were:

An additional $10M was used to support:

  • Other qualified needs for local governments beyond their allocation.
  • Other qualified government entities that cannot access federal funding streams to support the county’s recovery objectives.