City Council has begun the process of appropriating funds for COVID-19 recovery assistance. While most of the funding is still to come, a portion of the assistance will become available on June 1.
Approved to date for distribution on June 1 is $584,066 in rental assistance funding and $400,000 in mortgage/rental assistance funding. Registration will open on June 1. Details on how to apply for these funds will be made available on this page the week of May 25. Staff of the distributing agencies is working to prepare for the application and distribution of an unprecedented amount of funding and request that inquiries not be made until the registration details are announced. Applications will not be accepted prior to June 1.
CDBG-CV funding approved for distribution beginning July 1 is: Housing Assistance – $502,000, Medical Assistance - $300,000, Food and Senior Services Assistance - $136,580, Mental Health Assistance - $130,000 and Program Administration Assistance - $267,145 for a total of $1,335,725. Details for applying for these resources are not yet available.
Additional funding is anticipated in the near future, but details of the amounts and approved uses of those funds are not yet available. Monitor this page and the City’s social media pages for updates.