Supervisors approve $20 million in business relief for COVID-related closures
Last updated 11/25/2020 at 8:06pm
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously today to approve $20 million in aid for businesses affected by San Diego County's slide into the most-restrictive purple tier of the state's four-tiered coronavirus monitoring system.
Greg Cox and Nathan Fletcher, co-chairs of the County of San Diego's COVID-19 Subcommittee, proposed making $20 million in general funds available to provide relief to businesses negatively impacted by the indoor closures mandated by the purple tier.
"Due to the massive spike in COVID-19 cases and very concerning increases in hospitalizations we have...