Skagit County funds rent and utility assistance during COVID-19 pandemic
April 7, 2021
Skagit County announced another round of assistance funds with the availability of $8.9 million in rent and utility assistance for Skagitonians impacted by COVID-19 April 2. This grant was provided by the Washington State Department of Commerce and funded by Treasury Rent Assistance Program (T-RAP). The program is to prevent evictions during the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis by paying past due and current/future rent and utilities for people needing relief.
The monies extend $2.2 million in funding from the Washington State Department of Commerce, and is funded by federal Coronavirus Aide...