As I wrote in my column this month, finding the silver lining throughout this year wasn't always easy, but there most definitely always was one. From the vigilance of our local health department and workers keeping us safe, to the businesses who have found new ways to thrive, our community continues to move forward in a positive way. We've rounded up a few of the more recent highlights below, and look forward to many more next year.
GJEP will close the week between Christmas and New Year's so that the staff can enjoy a "mental reset" and embrace 2021 with renewed energy. From all of us at GJEP, we wish you Happy Holidays!
Mesa County's economy continues to show rapid signs of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic - and our efforts to stay open while curbing the spread have become a model for the rest of the state. Here's the latest economic data:
Application deadlines are coming up soon for the Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) and the Colorado Arts Relief Fund. Find out the details and search through more opportunities on GJEP's COVID-19 Business Resources page.