Pandemic pinch affecting community center
Hartley council agrees to assist facility with operating expenses
February 11, 2021
The Hartley City Council on Monday extended a helping hand to a local event center that's been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Due to restrictions on social gatherings, the Hartley Community Center has hosted very few events during the past year. The lack of gigs has pinched the venue's bank account and strained finances significantly, which led the board of directors to seek help from the council.
According to board President Alic Mohni, the community center has approximately $2,200 in its bank account, which would last for three months. He asked if the city would be willing t...