New COVID-19 grants open for area businesses Monday 

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As Renfrew County businesses continue to deal with fallout from COVID-19, more help is on the way from the federal government next week. 

Ottawa has approved $12 million to support the Canada United Small Business Relief Fund, which will be open to area businesses starting on Monday. 

Applications are being accepted for grants of up to $5,000 for businesses to cover costs related to personal protective equimpment, other safety measures and to improve their online presense. 

Applications open on Monday and more information can be found online through Go Canada United.