Greene County Makes Final CARES Reserve Fund Allocations

Greene County commissioners have met the June 30th deadline to approval final allocations from the reserve contingency category of the $34.4 million dollars in CARES Act Relief Funds.

The commission says it initially divided distributions by category, which including health care, small businesses, non-profits/community organizations, education, tax supported entities and a 10% reserve contingency for possible emergencies.

Here’s the list of entities allocated funding as part of the final CARES wrap up, with all of the awards contingent on final related receipts and appropriate documentation:

  • Springfield-Greene County Park Board – $355,020.98
  • Greene County Information Services – $143,017.34
  • Ebenezer Fire Protection District – $16,818.51
  • Battlefield Fire Protection District – $53,014.55
  • Logan-Rogersville Fire Protection District – $5,138.35
  • Fair Grove Fire Protection District – $18,895.14
  • Strafford Fire Protection District – $75,930.59
  • Ash Grove Fire Protection District – $17,237.79
  • Lakeland Hospital – $48,549.59
  • City Utilities – $48,900.22
  • Ronald McDonald House – $5,403.99
  • Vision Rehabilitation Center of the Ozarks – $5,000
  • Arc of the Ozarks – $10,644.48
  • Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks – $29,775.15
  • NAMI Southwest MO – $4,284.77
  • Be a Jewel, Inc. – $952.42
  • Diaper Bank of the Ozarks – $39,234.80
  • Greene County Ag and Mechanical Society (Fair) – $80,625.99
  • Discovery Center – $157,702.08
  • Springfield Victory Mission – $21,571.38
  • Care to Learn – $25,575.54
  • Brookline Fire Protection District – $14,780.96
  • City of Republic Fire Department – $9,655.36
  • Girls on the Run – 17,287.21
  • Pregnancy Care Center – $16,437.95
  • Bois D’Arc Fire Protection District – $4,374.94
  • Doula Foundation – $17,239.96
  • Willard Fire Protection District – $12,219.32
  • Jordan Valley Health Clinic – $246,797.28
  • Gilloz Center for Arts and Entertainment – $54,645.96
  • Family Life Community Service Life 360 – $38,404.51
  • Senior Age – $25,000
  • The Connecting Grounds – $19,052.31
  • Remaining funds will be divided among Greene County municipalities (with the exception of Springfield) based on the U.S. Census Bureau 2020 estimated populations for each municipality to be used for first responder and police department salaries:
    • City of Ash Grove Police Department – $18,305.45
    • City of Battlefield Police Department – $84,550.11
    • City of Fair Grove Police Department – $19,535.96
    • City of Rogersville Police Department – $4,363.88
    • City of Republic Police Department – $220,629.49
    • City of Strafford Police Department – $31,726.91
    • City of Walnut Grove Police Department – $9,920.21
    • City of Willard Police Department – $72,765.11
    • Greene County law enforcement – $1,148,130.89

Information related to the Greene County CARES program is available on the “CARES Act Relief Fund” tab of greenecountymo.gov. The transparency dashboard, which shows individual award totals is updated by entity once checks are issued.

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