Business Update for those Facing the Impact of COVID-19
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
The City of Miami Beach is committed to working with our community businesses and stakeholders to keep everyone informed as this pandemic continues to unfold. Please find below the latest information on mandates/guidelines as well as businesses resources.  For a full listing of resources and information, visit

Unemployment Applications
Unemployment applications will be available for pick up at 26 Miami-Dade Public Libraries starting tomorrow, April 8. Once completed, applications can be dropped off back at the library book drop off where they will be sent overnight to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.

Both the Miami Beach Regional Library and North Shore Library will have unemployment applications. View the full press release here.
In addition, Miami Beach's Resource Center and FedEx stores are printing and sending forms free of charge for those without printers. Residents with printers ca n access the paper application here and print from home.  

Payroll Protection Program
Independent contractors such as real estate brokers can begin submitting PPP applications on Friday, April 10. Read more about what the PPP means for 1099 employee s here .

Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loans & Coronavirus (COVID-19) (Webinar)
Thursday, April 9, 2020, 9 AM to 9:30 AM

To request assistance as impacted business or employee, please email   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.
View our frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 or email .