By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – The CDC’s eviction moratorium ends on June 30, making Tuesday a 30-day notice for renters.READ MORE: Pittsburgh City Council Hosting Community Meetings On American Rescue Plan
A total of $847 million was distributed to the state’s 67 counties to help Pennsylvanians pay for rent and utilities.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Department Reports Over 1,000 New Cases
The Emergency Rental Assistance Program is first-come, first-served, and the Wolf administration has been urging Pennsylvanians who need help avoiding eviction or utility shutoffs to apply as soon as possible.
About two-thirds of the state’s counties have partnered with the Department of Human Services to make applications available to residents through COMPASS. For counties who have their own application process — like Allegheny, Washington and Westmoreland counties — residents can visit COMPASS for information on how to apply.MORE NEWS: Tractor-Trailer Passenger Dies In Rollover Crash On Pennsylvania Turnpike