In a unanimous vote Wednesday morning, Houston City Council passed a million small business economic relief program.
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A bumper employment boost in Joe Biden’s first jobs report caused a spike in US government borrowing costs to their highest level in more than a year.
City, county set to receive combined $58.5 million from COVID-relief bill
The city of Midland will receive $24.2 million, and Midland County will receive $34.3 million if the U.S. Senate passes the American Rescue Plan Act.
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States pass their own virus aid, not waiting on Washington
Not waiting for more federal help, states have been approving their own coronavirus aid packages, spending hundreds of millions of dollars to help residents and business owners devastated by the the ...
Columbus police June recruit class back on as City Council vote falls short of "emergency"
Columbus City Council ... Family Support, Economic Recovery and Small Business Support, and Reimagining Public Safety. The first three funds would be seeded entirely with $10 million from the ...
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As San Antonio confronts freeze and coronavirus pandemic, leaders look for ways to provide financial relief
The City Council on Thursday ... the city gave out $8.7 million to bars and restaurants that needed help as part of the city’s broader $29.7 million small business grant program.
Comcast to offer $1M in grants to minority-owned Detroit small businesses
Detroit was also chosen because it's a majority Black city ... Michigan Economic Development Corporation opened up a first-come, first-served small business $10 million grant program in December.
Millions in additional rental assistance, PPP loans to be available in Indianapolis
“This funding will extend vital assistance to Indianapolis renters, small business owners, workers and residents throughout our city,” said Mayor Hogsett. “As the economic ... Council was $3 ...
Banks press Treasury, SBA to fix 'systemic' small business loan glitches
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