Golden LEAF Hurricane Recovery Listening Sessions and Registration

The Disaster Recovery Act of 2016 includes a $200 million recovery package to provide disaster relief to those affected by Hurricane Matthew, recent wildfires in the western part of the State, and Tropical Storms Hermine and Julia. The package allocates $25 million to the Golden LEAF Foundation, including $20 million to provide grants to local governments for infrastructure and $5 million for small business loans, $10 million to the Department of Commerce for local government infrastructure grants and $10 million to the Department of Environmental Quality for infrastructure repair and cleanup.

The NC Association of County Commissioners and NC League of Municipalities are again partnering to hold sessions across the state where local government leaders will get an update from Dan Gerlach, President of the Golden LEAF Foundation, on the status of the grant application process and what to expect in the coming months. This is your opportunity to ask questions about the process and get prepared for next steps.

Please click the button below to register and we encourage you to share this invitation with local government leaders you think would like to attend.

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Eastern Disaster Relief Update Session Times & Locations

Thursday, February 9, 2-3 p.m.
Robeson County Emergency Operations Center (Back half of building)
38 Legend Drive
Lumberton, NC 28358

Friday, February 10, 10-11 a.m.
Duplin County Social Services Building (Use rear entrance, door will be marked)
423 N. Main Street
Kenansville, NC 28349

Friday, February 10, 2-3 p.m.
Craven County Emergency Operations Center
411 Craven Street
New Bern, NC 28560

Thursday, February 16, 2-3 p.m.
Wake County
Albert Coates Building – Auditorium
215 N Dawson Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Friday, February 17, 10-11 a.m.
Pasquotank County Courthouse – Courtroom A
206 East Main Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Friday, February 17, 2-3 p.m.
Martin County
Martin Community College Auditorium – Building 2
1161 Kehukee Park Road
Williamston, NC 27892


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