As first reported by Lower Bucks Source on Thursday Governor Tom Wolf will be in the lower end Friday morning making stops at three locations to tour flood damaged areas and highlight the nearly $7 million in COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program funding going to Bucks County to help almost 200 businesses.
Wolf will visit two other locations in Lower Bucks after he speaks at the Bristol Wharf beginning at 1 p.m.
The visit will highlight the $7 million in grant funding awarded this spring to 196 Bucks County restaurants through the COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program. The Bucks County grants, ranging from $5,000 to $40,000, were part of a statewide allotment of $145 million secured by Wolf for restaurants harmed by the COVID pandemic, a press release from Bucks County says.
State Rep. John Galloway, Bucks County Commissioner Bob Harvie, Robert Cormack, executive director of the Bucks County Economic Development Corp, and Steve D’Ettorre, Deputy Secretary of Technology and Innovation for the PA Department of Economic & Community Development. will also make brief statements.
Then Wolf will go to 3530 Snowden Avenue at 1:45 p.m. and followed by visiting Lafayette Gardens Apartment Complex which was devastated by the flash flooding. scheduled for 2:30 p.m.
You can also view the visit through the following live streams:
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