City prepares to distribute CARES grants to businesses, service organizations
Mill Creek offers support for navigating federal grant applications
Last updated 10/16/2020 at 12:12pm
The City Council approved a plan to distribute CARES funding to Mill Creek businesses.
"The intent of the CARES Act is direct economic development for the businesses (that are) on the fence" due to the impact of COVID-19, said Jeff Balentine, finance director for the City.
Small businesses are invited to apply through the City: https://bit.ly/344OY51.
A consultant will be hired to help navigate the process, so that businesses can understand the requirements and allowable expenditures. Guidance from a consultant will help them assure that they are not accepting funds that will "get them in...