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East Moline, IL partnered with LiveStories to deploy the FORWARD business COVID-19 recovery platform

East Moline, IL FORWARD business COVID-19 recovery platform
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East Moline, IL
The City of East Moline, alongside the cities of Moline and Rock Island, partnered with LiveStories to deploy FORWARD, a new business recovery platform, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. FORWARD is a free online portal that connects local businesses to a comprehensive list of resources including grants, loans, credits, etc. Businesses can use the platform to determine their eligibility for resources, apply for funding, and track their progress.
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The City of Edinburgh Council, GB expands housing during COVID-19 with Private Sector Leasing

The City of Edinburgh Council, GB Private Sector Leasing
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The City of Edinburgh Council, GB
Council members approved a partnership with Link Group to turn vacant properties into affordable housing. Landlords work through Link Group to secure city leases of their properties for up to 10 years. Guaranteed leases provide secure income streams to owners and long-term housing for qualifying residents. Private Sector Leasing was expanded to counter the magnified effects of homelessness during the outbreak.
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Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, GB supports business community with SK Business Recovery

Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, GB Business Recovery
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Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, GB
The SK Business Recovery website compiles information on local and national supports for companies. The site's centerpiece is a forum that fosters discussion among local entrepreneurs about manufacturing, hiring, and digital tools. Council personnel maintain news feeds and highlight examples of local innovation through SK Business Recovery.
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