Submitted Ideas

Montgomery County is seeking project and idea submissions for the $161 million in Pandemic Recovery Funding received through the American Rescue Plan Act. If you have an idea, but are not sure how to turn it into a project, are looking for a project partner, or just need some inspiration, please see the below list of current ideas that have been submitted through Montgomery County's Submission Portal.

Table current as of June 23, 2022


Reviewed: Idea has been reviewed by the Montgomery County Recovery Office and further action may be taken.

Referred: Idea has been referred to a relevant Montgomery County Department or Community Partner for exploration and further action may be taken.

Consolidated: Idea has been consolidated with other similar submissions and further action may be taken.

Resubmitted as Project: Idea has been resubmitted as a project by a relevant Montgomery County Department or Community Partner.


Montgomery County, in collaboration with Strategy Arts, the Health Spark Foundation, and the Bucks-Mont Collaborative, held a series of four community conversations to spur collaboration on projects and ideas related to three issue areas: Affordable Housing, and Childcare (2 sessions), and Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Below, please find links to the ideas generated at these sessions and the contact information for participants.

Community ConversationDateIdea Padlet LinkParticipant List
Affordable Housing3/23/2022 Registration List 
Childcare3/23/2022 1 Registration List
Mental Health and Substance Abuse3/30/2022 Health Registration List
Childcare3/23/2022 2 Registration List