Business and Industry Resources and Information Relevant to COVID-19

The COVID-19 (Corona Virus) has drastically impacted our personal lives as well as businesses and industries throughout Buchanan County, the state, the nation and the world.  We at Buchanan County Economic Development want to provide you relevant links to assist businesses and industries with the most relevant information available.  Below you will find links that we hope can answer your questions and help to guide you through this unprecedented time.

Information, Legislation and Proclamations From Gov. Reynolds Concerning COVID-19

Iowa Small Business Relief Fund  Program Awards Round 1, 2 and 3 – 24 Buchanan County Businesses have received grants totaling $395,230 to date

COVID-19 Specific Grants and Loans Currently Available

Apply for Paycheck Protection Program PPP Re-Opened to August 8 – $130B Still Available

PPP Frequently Asked Questions 6-25-2020

PPP Borrower Application Form Revised June 12 2020

USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Explained

How to Apply for the USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program-Open to August 28th

 SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) For Ag, Business, Private Non-Profits – Open to September 30th

Round 2 Economic Injury Disaster Loan Emergency Advance (EIDLEA)

CDBG Grant for Communities and Counties COVID-19 Response

Additional State Funding Options Still Available – Iowa Business Recovery Assistance Page

Small Business Administration (SBA) Links

Unemployment Information and Links for Employers and Employees

Links to relevant resources, sites and articles

CARES Act Aid Package and Information (National Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security)

Links to Iowa Department of Health and COVID-19 update sites