The Allegany County Restaurant Relief Fund Grant is now available and provides financial relief to locally owned and operated businesses in the restaurant industry that have experienced significant economic hardship or unusual expenses because of COVID-19. Allegany County has received nearly $650,000. Year-round operations will receive an $8,000 grant and seasonal operations will receive a $5,000 grant. Applications are being accepted now through noon on Monday, December 14th. They are on a first come, first served basis. Applications are available at the Allegany County government website, https:www.alleganygov.org.