Pierre To Get Part Of 1.25 Billion Dollars In Stimulus Funds For Covid-19 Costs

(KCCR) — Governor Kristi Noem has been visiting cities in South Dakota discussing the Local Government Covid Recovery Fund. Pierre Mayor Steve Harding says the Capital City is in line to receive some of the one-point-two-five billions dollars in federal stimulus dollars awarded to the state….

Harding says Pierre can use the funds for reimbursement on a number of Covid-related expenses…

Harding says Noem continues to try and get more flexibility for those stimulus dollars to be used for revenue replacement…

Noem has discussed the Local Government Covid Recovery Fund with Sioux Falls and Rapid City and is planning visits to Huron and Aberdeen Wednesday.