BROOME COUNTY, N.Y. -- NYSEG is hosting a series of workshops to help non-residential customers apply for storm recovery funds.
Monday's workshop was held at the Vestal Public Library.
Following Tropical Storm Irene and the remnants of Lee, the New York State Public Service Commission approved NYSEG's request to disperse up to $7 million to assist eligible businesses, farms and not-for-profits. But so far, only $1.6 million has been handed out.
Throughout this week, workshops will be held in Owego, Tioga, Sidney, Monticello and Margaretville to help customers apply.
Eligibility for the grants will be determined through the application review process.
Applicants have until September 1st to file.
Monday, July 23, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. at the Vestal Public Library Community Meeting Room, 320 Vestal Parkway East, Vestal
Tuesday, July 24, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sidney Town Hall/Civic Center, Room 127 21 Liberty Street, Sidney
Wednesday, July 25, 1 to 7 p.m. at Tioga Opportunities Countryside Community Center, 9 Sheldon Guile Boulevard, Owego
Wednesday, July 25, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sullivan County Government Center, 100 North Street, Monticello
Friday, July 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Middletown Town Hall, 42339 State Highway 28, Margaretville