Latest CARES Act Update
On June 10, 2020 Governor DeSantis announced that the State of Florida would disburse up to $1.275 billion in CARES Act funds to counties with a population below 500,000. Santa Rosa County’s total allocation is approximately $32 million of available funding for cost reimbursements incurred between March 1, 2020 and December 30, 2020, for eligible necessary expenditures due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
PUBLIC HEALTH AND GOVERNMENT SERVICES
The Santa Rosa County COVID-19 Business Recovery Grant program was established in conjunction with the Small Business Development Center to provide grants of up to $20,000 per qualifying business. Applications are currently available for download, but will not be accepted until the application period beginning, Sept. 28 at 8 a.m.