The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) was authorized on March 27, 2020 to respond to the growing effects of the Coronavirus pandemic. CDBG entitlement communities have received additional funding to be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus crisis' impact on low to moderate income persons in their community. The City of Lewiston is receiving a total of $279,860 ($146,317 from the first round and $133,543 from the third round) in CDBG-CV funding.
The City of Lewiston's first round of CDBG-CV funds was earmarked by City Council for the Job Accelerator Project ($146,317).
The City of Lewiston's third round of CDBG-CV funds ($133,543) was also earmarked by City Council for the Job Accelerator Project.