President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) on March 11, 2021. Olmsted County received about $31 million in Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds to promote recovery and provide greater community resilience. The funds offer resources to help turn the tide on the pandemic, address its economic fallout, and lay the foundation for a strong and equitable recovery.
Olmsted County's diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiative.
One Olmsted is Olmsted County's diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiative. It originated from a resolution passed by the Olmsted County Board of Commissioners in 2017 formalizing Olmsted County's commitment to health, social, and racial equity as guiding priorities and values.
92nd Minnesota Legislature, Olmsted County legislative priorities
Each year, the Olmsted County Board of Commissioners approves a set of priorities for advocacy during the state legislative session. If you’d like more information about any of these priorities, please contact Jennifer Berquam.
The 2022 Legislature convened on January 31, 2022 and adjourned on May 23, 2022. For up-to-date information, please visit the Minnesota Legislature website.