- Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced new coronavirus relief for 55 counties.
- More than $ 500 million will go to Florida counties in new coronavirus aid.
- Florida counties that will receive the second round of coronavirus assistance must meet certain requirements, officials said.
New help in times of crisis. The Florida governor announced a second round of economic relief from coronavirus for certain counties.
Wesh 2 reported Friday that Governor Ron DeSantis announced a second round of coronavirus relief for Florida.
The financing money, he said, will go to counties with populations of less than 500,000 inhabitants.
According to the aforementioned media, the second round will bring an additional 255 million dollars to 55 counties. The first round awarded to counties amounted to $ 318.8 million.
Wesh 2 explained that for the county to receive the aid, it will have to meet several requirements.
Those interested in more financial relief should offer documentation on how the funds were used during the first round and provide the spending plan for the additional funds, the newspaper said.
According to Wesh 2, the statement also indicated that because the state of Florida is responsible for reimbursing the federal government for funds used by counties on ineligible expenses, “additional disbursements beyond this second round of funding will be handled by way of reimbursement ”.
For its part, ABC 27 He also reported on the governor’s announcement to deliver a second round of coronavirus aid to 55 counties that will distribute the total amount of $ 574 million.
For more information on the CARES Act, including guidance and frequently asked questions from the United States Department of the Treasury, you can review this page.