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City of Savannah receives thousands in federal grant money for COVID-19 response efforts

June 15, 2020

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTGS) — Monday afternoon, Congressman Earl L. “Buddy” Carter announced the City of Savannah received a federal grant to help with COVID-19 response.

According to the Department of Justice, the grant can be used by Savannah for a broad range of activities including law enforcement overtime, medical personal protective equipment, hiring, gloves, masks, hand sanitizer, training and addressing the medical needs of inmates in state and local prisons, jails and detention centers.

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