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Follow this link to access the grant application. Harney County has received the COVID grant dollars from the State of Oregon to help businesses struggling locally from the effects of COVID-19.
The dollar amount received is $564,855. The target for these dollars is to prioritize the hospitality industry first, followed by businesses impacted by the freeze, and small business in general. A committee was formed to set up some guidelines and parameters of how these dollars will be allocated. The priority group will be allocated the first $339,000 followed up by other businesses in the county in need of the remaining $211,000. There is a short application process to follow to meet the minimal requirements.