COVID-19 INFO FOR BUSINESSES

  • Vaccination Info from NJ: New Groups Now Eligible

    Effective Monday, March 29, 2021, additional individuals that live, work, or are educated in New Jersey are now eligible to receive the vaccine. These new categories include essential workers in the following sectors: Food production, agriculture, and food distribution, including grocery store workers and restaurant staff Eldercare and eldercare support …Read More »
  • Improve Your Image! March 9th

    Photo Above: Karen Ambrose & Jen Pierce at Sweet Gourmet. Photo by Frank Veronsky Tuesday, March 9, 2021 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Join Frank Veronsky, Photographer and Educator, for an informative and inspirational presentation on How to create better photographs for business or personal pursuits. Free to members of …Read More »
  • $10M in Small Business Emergency Loans from NJEDA – Pre-register Feb. 10-22

    Montgomery Business Owners: Please read below press release from NJEDA ​NJEDA Announces $10 Million Second Phase of its Small Business Emergency Assistance Loan Program Authority Will Open Program Pre-Registration on February 10, 2021  TRENTON, N.J. (January 27, 2021) – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) today announced it will …Read More »
  • Reopening Guidance

    Employer/Business Outreach Packet  Recommended Signage Face Covering Required Cleaning and Disinfecting Cleaning High Touch Surfaces  I Wear My Mask in Public for 3 Reasons Mask Up No Mask. No Meeting.  Outdoor Dining Time. Space. People & Place What is Your COVID-19 Risk Level? Centers for Disease Control and Prevention https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/businesses-employers.html …Read More »
  • PPE Discounts for Small Businesses – EXTENDED Thru Dec. 17th

    Small businesses  — organizations with 100 or fewer employees may purchase PPE at a 65% discount through the State’s PPE Access Program. Discounts available through the PPE Access Program have been extended.  Small business owners can now apply and purchase PPE items until December 17th at 11:59 pm. If you …Read More »
  • 12-9: Cases Rise by 22; Free Flu Clinic; Rent Relief Available; Gifts for Families in Need; Food Pantry Raises Funds; Holiday Farmer’s Market; Detailed COVID Case Report

    TODAY’S COVID-19 CASE SUMMARY There have been twenty-two (22) new cases in Montgomery and Rocky Hill since our last report on Monday, 12-7-20. See full case report at the end of this ebulletin. FREE FLU CLINIC DECEMBER 14 The Montgomery Health Department is sponsoring a FREE flu clinic on Monday, December 14, …Read More »
  • Restaurants – Winter Tenting Guidance

    Last Wednesday, the Department of Community Affairs (DCA) released the below linked guidance for the use of outdoor space by restaurants and other businesses.  Please make note of the important and timely deadlines, which in part, include “an establishment must file the UCC permit application and request for a variation, …Read More »
  • How to Track New Jersey’s Covid-19 Executive/Admin. Orders

    The following link will take you to a State of New Jersey webpage which lists all standing covid-19 related executive orders by Governor Murphy: https://nj.gov/infobank/eo/056murphy/approved/eo_archive.html The following link will take you to a State of New Jersey webpage which lists all covid-19 related Administrative Orders issued by the NJ State …Read More »
  • NJ Reopening News & Montgomery Case Count

    NJ GYMS CAN REOPEN TOMORROW, INDOOR DINING & MOVIES FRIDAY: ALL AT 25% CAPACITY New Jersey has now reached the latter part of Stage Two reopening, which will soon include the reopening of gyms and restaurants. In Stage Two, moderate-risk activities restart, based on transmission rates and other evaluations of …Read More »
  • SBA Announces New Reduced 504 Loan Debenture Rates

    The U.S. Small Business Administration announced updated interest rates for its 504 Loan Program offered by Certified Development Companies (CDC), allowing small businesses to apply for the lowest interest rates since July 2018, by offering 20 and 25-year interest rates at 2.214% and 2.269%, respectively. Small businesses looking for information on how …Read More »
  • 8-14: Business PPE Program, School Supply Drive, Montgomery’s Michael Petrane in Concert, Case Report

    Small and Micro Business PPE Access Program The first phase of the New Jersey Small and Micro Business PPE Access Program has been announced, designed to ensure that the State’s small businesses and non-profits have access to the fairly priced personal protective equipment (PPE) necessary to facilitate safe working conditions …Read More »
  • Small and Micro Business PPE Access Program

    The first phase of the New Jersey Small and Micro Business PPE Access Program has been announced, designed to ensure that the State’s small businesses and non-profits have access to the fairly priced personal protective equipment (PPE) necessary to facilitate safe working conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic. The phase was …Read More »

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