The American Rescue Plan Act and IT modernization: Four things state and local governments need to know

When the COVID-19 crisis hit, it very quickly highlighted the drawbacks of legacy systems, demonstrating the need for modernization in state and local government IT. With funding available under the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act. these agencies now have the chance to upgrade their technologies to put themselves in a better, more resilient position going forward. The four tips outlined in this tip sheet will help you plan how to best approach this funding opportunity.