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El Monte Launches Rental Assistance Program in Response to COVID-19

A screenshot from El Monte's website displaying the Rental Assistance Program, a COVID-19 relief fund of $1,200 for renters within the community.
May 8, 2020

The city of El Monte launched a grant program on Tuesday May 6 that will provide one-time rental assistance up to $1,200. The program is a response effort to help residents that have been economically...

City of El Monte Offers Short-Term Relief for Small Businesses

May 1, 2020

The city of El Monte developed a short-term relief fund for small employers called The El Monte Business Grant Program. Councilman Jerry Velasco introduced the grant program on Sunday April 24. Eligible...

COVID-19 Testing Site Opens at San Gabriel Valley Airport

April 15, 2020

The city of El Monte opened up a COVID-19 testing facility on Wednesday Apr.15 located at the San Gabriel Valley Airport. Anyone can schedule an appointment online and testing is free. The county of Los...

Los Angeles Declares State of Emergency

Best use for face masks are only if you're feeling sick or seeing yourself with symptons.
March 9, 2020

As of Mar.4, Los Angeles Mayor Gavin Newsom, has declared a state of emergency because of the Coronavirus. This is in response to the state's first death related to the the virus, of a cruise ship attendee....

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