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Cornyn: Sherman to receive $400K CARES Act grant to aid local businesses during pandemic
By the Office of U.S. Senator John Cornyn
Sep 6, 2020
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Austin, Texas -- Texoma Council of Governments will receive a federal grant totaling $400,000 to coordinate with rural communities to strategically leverage resources that assist in local economic recovery during the pandemic, U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced. This grant will be used to support local redevelopment and revitalization in the region and to assist communities in responding to the coronavirus pandemic. The funding comes through the Economic Development Administration as a part of the CARES Act which Sen. Cornyn supported in March. 

As the coronavirus outbreak disrupts our way of life, it is critical that we take active measures to ensure that struggling Texas businesses can weather the storm, said Senator John Cornyn. Ill continue to do everything I can to help small businesses in Sherman bounce back amid this pandemic.

Senator John Cornyn, a Republican from Texas, is a member of the Senate Finance, Intelligence, and Judiciary Committees.