Boulder food-tax rebate application period to begin March 1

The application period for Boulder‘s food-tax rebates, which are meant to help compensate residents with lower incomes, begins March 1.

The rebates are $85 for individuals and $260 for families.

Applicants must meet financial eligibility guidelines and have been residents of Boulder throughout 2018. Each applicant also must have been 62 or older throughout 2018; have a disability; or have a family with children younger than 18.

Applications can be picked up at the West Boulder Senior Center, 909 Arapahoe Ave., or accessed online at . Applications will be available March 1 and are due in person by June 28 or postmarked by June 30.

More information is available online, , or by calling program administrator Jay Allen,.