Tag: American Rescue Plan

By Carol Vaughn — Eastern Shore Rural Health System, Inc., is one of 29 Virginia community health centers to receive funding through the American Rescue Plan to support COVID-19 testing, treatment, and vaccination efforts. Senators Tim Kaine and Mark Warner and Rep. Elaine Luria announced nearly $80 million in federal funding...
By Carol Vaughn — Onancock is applying for a $978,000 Community Development Block Grant which, if awarded, will pay for improvements to the town’s northeast neighborhood. Eric Luchansky of the Accomack-Northampton Planning District Commission presented an overview of the project to the town council at its March 22 meeting. Improvements would include...
By Carol Vaughn — Accomack County is expected to receive $6.3 million under the federal American Rescue Plan of 2021, which was signed into law March 12. The county has not yet received specific guidelines, but information released by the National Association of Counties indicates the money will come directly from...