Support for Main Street Coordinating programs ($75 million)
; a federal match program will provide $1 for every $1 invested by state and local governments in their state-, county-, or city-wide Main Street program up to $1.5 million per state or locality. Funding will support Main Street Coordinating programs and may be used for training and technical assistance to local entities and direct grants to local entities to support operations or professional development. The match requirement may be waived or reduced based on a state or locality’s financial condition. Matching funds may also be used to launch Main Street coordinating programs in the states, tribal territories, and other U.S. territories that currently lack an established program.Direct Support of Main Street Businesses ($25 million)
to revitalize companies through direct support, facilitated by local Main Street programs, to small businesses transitioning operations to align with needs resulting from COVID-19, including online retailing, marketing, and implementing social distancing guidelines.