NEW ORLEANS - Council Vice President Jason Williams believes local government has a continued responsibility to ensure that New Orleans residents receive their portion of available resources.
In a recently released video, Williams explains key components of the package, including:
To read a summary of the CARES Act, click here.
- Direct stimulus payments & unemployment benefits for individuals and families;
- Partially forgivable loan programs;
- Tax breaks available to businesses;
- Mortgage relief options, and more.
Of the video, Williams states, "As a father of three, small business owner and City Councilmember, the CARES Act has myriad implications that I've had to consider and wrap my mind around. I used my own research to create a summary video, and I hope it helps others. The people and businesses of New Orleans, already reeling from the shockwaves this pandemic has caused worldwide, need access to basic answers without delay."
To view the video in its entirety, click here.