COVID-19 - Coronavirus Resources

The League is committed to helping Wisconsin’s cities and villages do their job. That includes helping you navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. This page is where you’ll find answers to questions that you and other municipal officials have been asking. 

American Rescue Plan Act

NEW - All Federal Legislative Resources, including the ARPA is now on the League's website here

Join us for Informational Calls

Tuesday, April 13, at 12PM-1PM - Guest:  Mark Freitag, Janesville City Administrator
Zoom Information for all calls.

New COBRA Subsidy Requirements Under the American Rescue Plan Act

One of the unexpected provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) is a requirement that employers provide fully funded COBRA premiums for six months between April 1 and September 30, 2021. This subsidy requirement applies to all employer-sponsored plans covered by state and/or federal health insurance continuation laws. Read more...

Provide Information

The National League of Cities (NLC) is working with the Department of the Treasury to address the details and provide guidance to municipalities, but NLC needs your help. Please provide NLC with any questions or suggestions that you have about ARP's direct payments to local governments by using the NLC online form

Highlighted Resources - Click through for Additional Information

Allocations (Excel) by Municipality under the American Rescue Plan Act 

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (PDF) Legislative Fiscal Bureau Comprehensive Summary

The American Rescue Plan Act: Local Funding Discussion (PDF) by Michael Gleeson, National League of Cities  


General Covid-19 Resources

Local Authority 

Emergency Orders/Plans Local

DHS Resources

COVID-19 Vaccine Data

Vaccinator Enrollment Information

Slowing the Spread of COVID-19: Mitigation: Strategies for Wisconsin Communities (PDF)


League Virtual Roundtable

Join us for a regular call every 2nd Tuesday of the month from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Tuesday, May 11, 2021 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Tuesday, June 8, 2021 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Zoom Information for all calls.