Local governments received funds through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES). Buchanan County received $10,249,541 for use local entities to cover costs incurred due to the public’s health emergency. The County has worked closely with the State Treasurer’s Office and other counties to put together a process to distribute these funds. There are two applications. The County will review Reimbursement Grants (application 1) to cover expenses that fall into the definitions. Small Business Relief Grant Applications will also be reviewed (application 2).