Board expands COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program
Last updated 2/4/2021 at 12:55pm
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted Jan. 26 to expand the emergency rental assistance program for San Diegans who have suffered economic hardships due to COVID-19.
The county’s program allows San Diegans who are facing eviction or are unable to pay their rent to apply for financial assistance. Funds can be used to cover rent, utilities and other household expenses.
The expanded program will award funds for up to six months of expenses at a time and applicants can request additional funding if they still require monetary assistance after that time. The emergency rental assistan...