AURORA, IL – A recently established coronavirus relief fund is attracting great interest from Aurora companies. In the first few days, more than 60 companies applied, reports Aurora Beacon-News.
To qualify for a grant, a company must have no more than 50 employees and be in good standing with the state. National company-owned franchises are not eligible, although local franchisees may apply depending on the city’s application.
For more information on the Eligible Companies, Qualifying Costs, and Grant Application, click here.
Aurora City Council also approved a three-month hiatus from collecting approximately $ 1 million worth of food and beverage taxes and another $ 250,000 to ease restaurants and bars through a year-long hiatus in royalties for businesses with Licenses for alcohol on site.