CARES

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Steve McIntosh
September 29, 2020 - 9:47 am
Three officials guiding Sedgwick County’s response to the coronavirus pandemic ... including the county manager Tom Stolz ... have come down with COVID-19 themselves. Stolz says he hasn’t been to the office since testing positive a week ago and he began experiencing noticeable symptoms Friday...
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Steve McIntosh
September 22, 2020 - 10:24 am
At Wednesday's meeting, the Sedgwick County Commission will look at spending CARES money from the federal government, to deal with effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News there is 77 million dollars left in the 99 million-dollar fund. He says the county's...
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Steve McIntosh
September 08, 2020 - 9:43 am
The Sedgwick County Commision has important decisions to make at their weekly meeting Wednesday. Commision Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News there is more than 80 million dollars left in a fund to help deal with the pandemic ... from the CARES package passed by Congress. Meitzner says a lot of...
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Steve McIntosh
June 09, 2020 - 9:58 am
Sedgwick County has 99 million dollars in federal CARES money to help with the impact of the pandemic. County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News local governments and organizations can apply for sme of that money at the county's web site. Sedgwick County is drafting its next budget...
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Tony Duesing
April 22, 2020 - 11:35 am
Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded $7,672,847 to Kansas to combat the COVID-19 pandemic in rural communities. Specifically, this funding was awarded to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment...
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