CARES Act funds to cover first responder, EOC payroll
December 24, 2020
An ordinance adjusting the fiscal year 2021 borough budget for known changes, including the reallocation on COVID-19 funds, passed in its third reading on Monday by the Borough Assembly.
Ordinance #2020-24 takes the remaining $275,000 in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Support Act funds set aside for a one-time $500 utility credit for households struggling financially as a result of the pandemic and transfers it to three other COVID-19 related programs.
Of the $275,000, $100,000 will go towards reimbursing the economic fund for local business grants dating back to April, and $150,00...