Kilmarnock council authorizes second round of business grants

Megan Schiffres

by Megan Schiffres

KILMARNOCK—A second round of grants for businesses in Kilmarnock financially impacted by the COVID-19 virus pandemic will become available next month.

The Kilmarnock Town Council on Monday, October 19, reviewed plans for how to use the second round of funding received through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The town received $237,351.26 in a second round of the federal funding in August.

Council voted unanimously, 6-0, to allocate about $226,000 of the town’s remaining funding from the first and second rounds to…[to-view-more]