Mahoning County communities get $8.2M in relief
The funds will be distributed to localities on a per-capita basis
YOUNGSTOWN — Communities in Mahoning County will receive an additional $8,240,762 in COVID-19 relief funds to offset costs directly caused by the pandemic.
The Ohio House approved a bill to allocate $650 million in federal COVID-19 funding to local governments. It was previously approved by the Senate.
The funds will be distributed to localities on a per-capita basis.
Youngstown is getting the most money, $2,359,224.
Other communities receiving large amounts are:
Poland Township, $426,483;
Canfield Township, $296,250;
Canfield city, $258,593;