At today’s Board of County Commissioners meeting, the agenda included an update from Johnson County Department of Health and Environment Director Dr. Sanmi Areola and Epidemiologist Elizabeth Holzschuh. They discussed:
During an afternoon study session, the BOCC and staff discussed a proposed distribution process for CARES Act funding. Johnson County Government has received more than $116 million and expects to receive an additional $8 million based on our number of COVID-19 cases and our unemployment rate.
The county plans to allocate funding in a phased approach to: