(CBS DETROIT) – Hospitality workers in Michigan began receiving payments from the state’s employee assistance grant program.
Nearly 56,000 hotel and restaurant workers received payments of nearly $800.READ MORE: State Farm, Arbor Day Foundation Announce Tree-Planting Collaboration
Employees who lost wages or their jobs during the pandemic were able to apply for the grant in January.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 8,867 New COVID-19 Cases, 74 Deaths Tuesday
The program was a part of a $45 million bipartisan deal signed by Governor Gretchen Whitmer last December.MORE NEWS: First MDOT Adopt-A-Highway Litter Pickup Of 2021 Begins April 17
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