0425.Udder Sensation

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Udder Sensation is one of many local restaurants and eateries working through the COVID-19 pandemic and the shutdown of an in-dining experience.

MONTICELLO — Small business owners struggling during the COVID-19 health emergency will soon be able to apply for a loan to help stay afloat.

The city’s board of works and public safety and the common council each OK’d a plan to make available $50,000 in loans from the Monticello Economic Development Revolving Fund to help businesses within the city limits who have been “adversely affected” by the coronavirus pandemic.