Last day to Henderson restaurant owners to apply for grant

Money to go toward helping establishments negatively affected by pandemic

Mitch Kelly
December 04, 2020 - 5:19 am
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Las Vegas, NV (KXNT) - Friday is the final day that resaturant owners in Henderson can apply for grant money to help their struggling business.

On Monday, the city of Henderson announced a program aimed at helping eateries negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

If your Henderson restaurant has been impacted by COVID-19, you may be eligible to received financial assistance. The application process closes Friday at 5pm

Application & Awards Details:

• $10,000 grants will be awarded to 100 eligible restaurants
• First come, first served
• Application available 12/1 at 10am
• Application closes 12/4 at 5pm or once 200 applications are received 

Eligible Restaurants:

• Restaurants located in Henderson which must make modifications to continue operations as a result of Directive 35, Section 16.
• Restaurants must have a City of Henderson mailing address (No PO Box) or provide proof of Henderson restaurant operation.
• Restaurants that have received City of Henderson Small Business Recovery Grants from rounds 1-3 are eligible for this grant, not to exceed a cumulative total of $50,000.

Eligible expenses may include:

• new seating and/or tables for social distancing
• seating modifications (signs or dividers)
• staggered business model expenses (employee or disinfection expenses)
• modification for pre-package food requirements
• outdoor seating including heating
• lighting or tent structures
• entrance monitoring stations
• signage
• fixed seating
• redesign of indoor or outdoor space for social distancing at 25% occupancy
• reservation system
• materials, dividers or signage for closed areas
• outside waiting area
• costs of redesign

All modifications must be compliant with City of Henderson standards. To apply for a grant, click here.