The Metropolis of Monmouth was awarded a grant to assist present monetary help to companies which have been affected by COVID-19. The Illinois Native CURE’s Financial Help Grant Program was mentioned at Monday night time’s metropolis council assembly. The Metropolis of Monmouth will disperse $188,000 in funds to small companies for prices incurred in the course of the pandemic. As much as $10,000 per grant can be out there to small companies by way of the Native CURE Financial Help Program. Small companies that didn’t obtain forgivable loans from the federal Paycheck Safety Program are additionally eligible to make use of the grants. The grant will reimburse companies for prices related to the development of air flow programs and with out of doors eating providers. Council on Monday, December twenty first authorised the authorization for the town to pay the grants straight and be reimbursed from the state subsequent month. Extra info is accessible on the Metropolis of Monmouth web site.