City to provide small business financial relief, halts evictions of small businesses and nonprofits

The City of Seattle is further working to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 closures on small businesses and nonprofits. In addition to halting residential evictions, the Mayor Jenny Durkan has signed an Emergency Order to temporarily halt evictions of small business and nonprofit tenants in Seattle. The order is effective immediately for any action related […]

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City to provide $5m in grocery vouchers to low-income families

Low-income families will receive grocery vouchers in a move that the City hopes will alleviate economic hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Mayor Jenny Durkan announced the plan today, which will provide $800 vouchers to 6,250 eligible families who are currently enrolled in City-supported childcare programs and food assistance programs. The Safeway vouchers are to […]

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