In May and June, a Community Survey was conducted for those who lived or worked in Green County to help local officials make good decisions regarding the ARPA funds they would be receiving. The survey closed on June 20, 2021.
In response to "what values do you hope guide local decision-making around the American Rescue Plan?", the following were ranked the top 5:
The majority of respondents (81%) shared that decision-makers should consider both immediate implications (less than 3 years) and long-term implications (more than 3 years) when making decisions about the ARPA funds.