ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (WJZ) — Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced Friday a second round of rental assistance funding to support residents struggling to pay rent amid the coronavirus pandemic.
An additional $800,000 in CARES Act funds will build on the nearly $1.6 million provided for rental assistance by the Ball administration earlier this year.READ MORE: $30K Reward Offered For Information In Efraim Gordon's Fatal Shooting
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Ball also announced a $60,000 grant to Maryland Legal Aid to provide legal support for residents facing eviction earlier this month.
For more information on how to apply for rental assistance funding, click here.MORE NEWS: Don't Bug Out About Cicadas: University of Md. Expert Answers Questions