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As Athens businesses begin to look forward to reopening, safety should be a priority. To assist with that, local business and health leaders have issued guidelines for businesses to follow.
Joint Statement Athens Reopening Guidelines 05.01.20
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COLUMBUS, OHIO – Starting on Friday, April 24, Ohioans who are unemployed as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic but who don’t qualify for regular unemployment benefits can begin pre-registering for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA), a new federal ...
Ohio Begins Implementing New Federal Unemployment Programs
COLUMBUS, OHIO – Starting on Friday, April 24, Ohioans who are unemployed as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic but who don’t qualify for regular unemployment benefits can begin pre-registering for Pandemic ...
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today announced the creation of the Office of Small Business Relief within the Ohio Development Services Agency. The Office will coordinate state efforts to identify and provide direct support for ...
The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce, Ohio Small Business Development Center at OU’s Voinovich School for Leadership, and the Athens County Economic Development Center have partnered to host the Athens Area COVID-19 Business Resource Conference Call. This opportunity is ...
Ohio received official declaration of disaster that will open up the availability of loans for working capital to assist with the impact caused by COVID-19.
Businesses can begin the application process at disasterloan.sba.gov/ela .
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