Business Update for those Facing the Impact of COVID-19
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
As the State of Florida continues to experience elevated numbers of COVID-19 cases, the City of Miami Beach has updated its Emergency Order to close and prohibit all short-term rentals in the city, effective, July 16, 2020 at 12:01 a.m.

Short-term and vacation rentals shall cancel all existing reservations, and shall refrain from accepting new guests or making new reservations, until the Order expires or is otherwise amended.
Safety for All
All persons in public spaces and places, both indoors and outdoors, are required to wear facial coverings , as defined in the County’s EO 20-20, as amended. Any person not wearing a facial covering is subject to a $50 civil fine.

Any person not wearing a facial covering is subject to a $50 civil fine.
 
We urge everyone to continue practicing social distancing and meticulously washing your hands regularly. View our Restaurant Safety Guidelines here.
Florida Chamber of Commerce ANONYMOUS WORKFORCE SURVEY

Together, we are building a diverse workforce that aims to provide opportunity for all Floridians. The Able Trust, one of the Florida Chamber Foundation Community Development Partners, is our key partner in providing opportunities for successful employment for Floridians with disabilities – especially as we relaunch through the changing COVID-19 workforce environment. 

Please take a few minutes to complete this important anonymous survey now as it closes this Friday, July 17 . Forward the survey to other business leaders so they can participate in securing Florida’s future as well.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce – Rebuilding America’s Small Businesses Webinar
Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce tomorrow, July 15 at 2 p.m. for a free virtual event and interactive discussion with experts and business owners focused on helping you build your new sales strategy, generate fresh leads and support your customers. RSVP here .
CDC COVID-19 Workforce FAQ’s
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have created a webpage to keep business owners abreast of Frequently Asked Question’s surrounding Covid-19 and its impact in the workplace.

The following FAQ’s build on the Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers and Guidance for Critical Infrastructure Workers . Click here to learn more.
Small Business "Next Steps" Webinars
These webinars will discuss ways to pivot your business to sell to the government. Learn how to get started quickly, what websites you need to use and how to find who in the government needs the product or service you provide. The webinars are free to attend, you must register here . The workshop will be conducted by Emineo Media and Florida SBDC at FIU in association with Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center.
 

To request assistance as an impacted business or employee, please email  ResourceCenter@miamibeachfl.gov   with your contact information and needs. All inquiries will be responded to via phone or email by a Resource Agent.

For a full listing of resources and information visit www.MBbiz.com
View our frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 or email MBCovid@miamibeachfl.gov .