On March 4, 2021, the City of Sioux City announced it had received funds from a Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) program to fund grants to small businesses in Sioux City. Businesses with 51% of their employees qualifying as low to moderate income may qualify. Funding can be used for mortgage payments, rent, utilities, and wages – with at least 50% of the awarded funds being applied toward employee wages. Applications are due by midnight on March 19, 2021. Additional information and application can be found here.