More San Jacinto businesses receive city COVID-19 small-business relief funds

Members of the San Jacinto City Council discussed handing out $52,000 in checks to six troubled businesses in the community with money in the second phase of their COVID-19 economic impact relief funds in their March 15 regular meeting.“This is a great effort,” Mayor Pro Tem Crystal Ruiz said. “It’s so important for the city to stand up and support our local businesses.”The city council initially approved 11 other businesses for $95,000 in the relief funds in January, but it left $52,000 in the funds yet to be distributed. The council unanimously approved giving out the rest of the money in a second round to eligible businesses.Businesses to be eligible for $7,500 to $10,000 grants have to meet certain criteria showing they were in danger of losing their businesses be
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