Defining Critical Businesses
Gov. Polis announced a statewide stay-at-home order beginning on Thursday, March 26 at 6:00 a.m. that will last until April 11, 2020.

Businesses deemed as critical can remain open, but are subject to social distancing requirements.
SBDC Consulting Network
We are anticipating new programs and funding from the federal government in the coming weeks. If you would like advice on how to prepare for these programs, we recommend:

To set up your no-cost SBDC consulting appointment:
  1. Find your local SBDC’s website below.
  2. Click on “What We Do” and then “Consulting” in the navigation menu. Click on the link to schedule your appointment.
  3. Fill out a 3-minute form. You should receive a response within 24 hours.
Local SBDC Centers
Startup Colorado Podcast Series
Crisis Solutions for Entrepreneurs by Entrepreneurs: Episode 2
How one restaurant owner is revamping his business structure to continue serving customers. Featuring Josh Niernberg, executive chef and co-owner of 3 restaurants in Grand Junction.

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Please be sure to visit OEDIT's COVID-19 Business Resource Center , as that webpage has the most recent news and resources.
Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
1600 Broadway Suite 2500 Denver, Colorado 80202 | COVID Hotline: (303) 860-5881