JC awarded grant to support businesses hurt by COVID-19
June 11, 2020
Jewell County has been awarded $132,000 to support business grants for entities hurt by COVID-19. It is one of 66 awards across the state. Both the Jewell County commissioners and the City of Mankato met in special session to submit a competitive grant application to potentially obtain the grants, but now all Jewell County businesses will fall under the awarded money. The cap for each business is a $30,000 award.
The Jewell County commissioners authorized Chairman Mark Fleming to sign documents May 27 officially submitting a $300,000 grant application to help local businesses retain...