COVID-19 BUSINESS RESOURCES
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The Economic Development Corporation’s priority is to provide the most up-to-date, impactful business information available during these uncertain times. We understand that the COVID-19 Pandemic has put enormous strain on many of our local businesses. The EDC wants your business to endure minimal interruption and be back up and running as soon as possible. This website is updated daily, check back often for COVID-19 business resources.Reopening Sarasota County
Information for Employers and Employees
Reopening Sarasota County
As parts of Florida's economy begin to reopen and we begin the process of economic recovery, business leaders have a lot to consider.Read More
Sarasota County recognizes the unprecedented strain that the COVID-19 Pandemic has put on our local businesses. The Small Business Resiliency Loan program was created to provide Sarasota County businesses with immediate, short-term relief now.Learn More
The largest stimulus bill in history, the CARES Act, will affect almost every American. These programs are intended to help individuals and business owners as they navigate these unprecedented times.Learn More
Find helpful information and resources available for Sarasota County employers to address COVID-19 challenges.Read More
Find helpful information and resources available to workers in Sarasota County facing impacts from COVID-19.Learn More
Other helpful links
Government websites, business associations and workplace guidelines all have valuable information for employers or employees looking for additional help.Read Information
COVID-19 is evolving quickly. We’ve rounded up some of the most relevant information for businesses and employees to stay up to date on the virus.Read Information
These are challenging times for businesses across the country and in our own community. Through the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and as always, the EDC is here to support our valued employers and employees.