Webinar: What Local Governments Need to Know About CARES Act Funding

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With CARES Act funding, your municipality may be eligible to use the funds to implement new technology to help ensure business continuity in the wake of COVID-19.

Listen in to CivicPlus® and special guests from Crowe Risk Consulting, LLP to learn:

  • What is the CARES Act and what it offers to local governments
  • What entities are eligible for reimbursement
  • What are the qualification parameters
  • How to apply and what data is needed to justify expenditures
  • How citizen expectations for digital engagement with their municipality are changing


Bonus Case Studies: How some local governments have already successfully migrated services online


Guest Speakers:

Bert Nuehring

Partner, Consulting, Crowe, LLP Risk Consulting

Bert leads the firm’s government consulting services group. He has more than 30 years of public accounting experience providing public sector organizations with services in the areas of:

  • Accounting and auditing
  • Finance and budgeting
  • Management consulting
  • Internal controls
  • Process improvements

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institution of Certified Public Accountants member
  • Certified Public Accountants member in:
    • Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Missouri, New York, and Ohio
  • Association of School Business Officials member
  • Government Finance Officers Association member


  • Bachelor of Arts, Accounting and Business Administration

Jonathan Wiersma1


Your Host: Jonathan Wiersma

As the CivicPlus Vice President of Strategy, Jonathan focuses on citizen engagement and marketing communication trends that impact local governments. Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. He has over fifteen years of experience in software research and development, client service, process improvement, product implementations, sales, and marketing.