County ready to distribute over $100 million in rental assistance
Last updated 3/3/2021 at 2:42pm
Starting March 2, renters throughout the San Diego region could apply for additional rental and utility assistance grants.
San Diego County’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program will help lessen housing cost burdens and maintain housing stability for low-income renters who have experienced COVID-19-related loss of income.
The program, funded by over $100 million in state and federal monies, will primarily aid eligible people who are behind on rent and/or utility payments, covering the period from April 2020 to March 2021.
Utilities include costs such as electricity, gas, water and sewer,...