Blair, Bedford Counties Release CARES ACT Funding
December 10, 2020
Blair and Bedford counties have released nearly $4 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) funds to help business affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Blair County allotted nearly $3.3 million while Bedford County distributed $532,860 in its second round of awards. Bedford previously distributed $612,532 during its first round.
While funded federally, the monies are distributed through each county’s County Relief Block Grant (CRBG).
Businesses who applied and were awarded grants from Blair County include several from the Cove area including Cove Country...