In an effort to assist assist native companies financially damage by the continuing coronavirus pandemic, the Danville City Council final week accepted plans for a “Ahead Focus Enterprise Grant” program that may permit native companies to be reimbursed for coronavirus associated bills by the city authorities.
Authorised by the council throughout its assembly final Wednesday, this system has allotted $250,000 to assist native companies struggling financially as a result of pandemic and can moreover assist them adapt their operations to proceed in a socially distanced world.
“Many companies are dealing with ongoing COVID-19 bills to be able to proceed offering mandatory industrial companies for residents or have been required to shift operations open air on account of well being order occupancy restrictions,” city employees mentioned in a press release.
Structured for impartial native enterprise house owners, Grants are restricted to $5,000 per enterprise — reimbursed at 75% of enterprise expenditure — and shall be granted to companies that meet particular standards in a number of grant classes.
Danville residents focused on making use of for this system are inspired to submit in any of the next classes: enterprise advertising, capital funding (climate safety and visibility), permits or different pandemic associated bills.