Coronavirus American Rescue Plan Act funding available to Daviess County

Coronavirus Concerns

Coronavirus American Rescue Plan Act funding is available to Daviess County political subdivisions, businesses, non-profits, and other entities. The county has received half of its grant funds from the United States Treasury to disburse for expenses incurred due to the COVID-19 pandemic from March 3rd, 2021 to December 31st, 2022.

Applications can be made for 66 expense categories in the seven summary groups of public health; negative economic impacts; disproportionately-impacted communities; essential worker hazard pay; water, sewer, and broadband infrastructure; government sector revenue loss; and administrative costs.

More information can be obtained by contacting Daviess County Presiding Commissioner James Ruse or County Clerk Ronetta Burton at 660-663-3300 extension 4.

Jennifer Thies

Jennifer’s interest in radio began at a young age. She started as a news reporter at KTTN in January 2017, but previously worked almost a year and a half as an on-air announcer and with news at the NPR affiliate KXCV/KRNW, which serves Northwest Missouri. Jennifer was born and raised in St. Joseph, Missouri. She received a Bachelor of Science in Mass Media: Broadcast Production with an Emphasis in Audio Production from Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville.