Coronavirus Small Business Guide

Our guide for businesses impacted by coronavirus disruption. Updated regularly with new resources to assist you and your business.

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The coronavirus pandemic is affecting our local business community in many ways.  Information changes quickly and we are working to bring you the best, most reliable resources to help you navigate this challenging time.

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Executive Directory Tracy Verrier answers questions most frequently asked by Cayuga County business owners.

  • Reopening Guidance and Resources

    Guidance from local, regional, and state partners with resources and services for your business and workforce: Regional Guidelines for reopening… more »
  • Financial Resources

    Links to local, state, and federal loan programs to assist your business or nonprofit organization. COVID-19 Emergency Microloan Program– Cayuga… more »
  • Business Resources

    Links to local, regional, state, and federal resources for your business or nonprofit organization. LOCAL/REGIONAL Cloth masks for essential businesses–… more »
  • Industry Specific Resources

    List of guidance and resources for reopening businesses based on industry. Agriculture Rural Development USDA: Rural Development COVID-19 Response Rural Development… more »
  • Workforce and Employment

    Information about unemployment benefits and programs relating to workforce. CARES Act webpage– NYS Department of Labor (The federal CARES Act… more »
  • General Health and Safety Info

    Links to local, state, federal guidance, updates, and information regarding COVID-19. LOCAL/REGIONAL Cayuga County Health Department CNY Regional Vaccination Network… more »
  • Guidance from our Chamber Members

    Helpful tools and guidance from members of the Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce. Employer Preparedness Toolkit– ADP Coronavirus Prevention &… more »