By CBSMiami.com Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava announced Friday that the county has distributed all emergency rental assistance to families impacted by the pandemic.

The county distributed about $60.8 million dollars to over 6,500 families.

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The mayor said 12,000 families have received housing relief since July of 2020.

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Distributing all of this money allows the county to receive additional assistance from other funding in jurisdictions that did not reach their distribution goal.

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The county will still offer emergency rental assistance through the American Rescue Plan Act.

CBSMiami.com Team