MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Nassau County announced a new program Tuesday to provide financial help to tenants who have fallen behind on their rent during the pandemic.
The $6 million “Rental Relief Program” begins in January.READ MORE: New York State Legislature Votes To Curb Gov. Cuomo's Emergency Powers
“It is our hope that this rent relief significantly minimizes the burden and stress that so many of our families and landlords are feeling. It will serve 900 renters, and is up to $2,500,” said Nassau County Executive Laura Curran.READ MORE: Brooklyn Mom Wants NYC Apartments Inspected Annually After Parts Of Ceiling Crash Down On 12-Year-Old Son
Applications can be filed starting Jan. 6. You can do so at that time by CLICKING HERE.
Funding comes from money provided to the county by the federal government.MORE NEWS: Immersive Public Art Installation Now On Display At Domino Park
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