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Virtual Townhalls

MACo & LGC Townhall – July 10, 2020

By | Upcoming Events, Virtual Townhalls

MACo and the Local Government Center are together providing Montana’s counties with a venue and opportunity to virtually come together, receive important updates, share best practices, and learn from the situations in counties around the state during this unprecedented time. Our upcoming Townhall will focus on the Local Government Reimbursement Program, which is one of the programs created with the $1.25 billion Montana received from the CARES Act.

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Update on CARES Act Reimbursements

By | Association News, Coronavirus, Virtual Townhalls

On May 29th, MACo and the Local Government Center hosted a virtual “townhall” to provide Montana’s counties with a venue and opportunity to share and learn from the situations and best practices in counties around the state as well as receive pertinent updates during this unprecedented time. The third session in our series focused on CARES Act Reimbursements, with reports from MACo Staff regarding local government COVID-19 related expenses and how those costs may be reimbursed via the program created from the CARES Act dollars that Montana received.

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Governor’s Coronavirus Relief Fund Task Force Update & Outcomes

By | Association News, Coronavirus, Virtual Townhalls

The second session in our series of townhalls focused on the Governor’s Coronavirus Relief Fund Task Force.  MACo Executive Director, Eric Bryson, reported on the progress and guidance that came out of the Governor’s Task Force, which was assembled to provide direction and advice on how to best use $1.25 billion appropriated to Montana through the Federal CARES Act.

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