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Calls to support small businesses during the holiday shopping season have perhaps never been louder than this year.
Thousands of small businesses across West and Southwest Michigan have received grant funding from a state COVID-19 relief program.
Nearly 4,000 small businesses across a 13-county region of West Michigan have applied for state pandemic relief grants.
If an employer follows the rules and complies with requirements to maintain a safe workplace during the COVID-19 pandemic, business advocates argue the company should not have to face liability claims if someone there contracts the coronavirus.
A pair of state grant funds totaling $115 million launches today as another source of financial assistance for small businesses hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Calhoun County has received $1.1 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to support brownfield redevelopment projects in Battle Creek and Albion.
The historic $2 trillion federal economic stimulus bill signed into law Friday contains $350 billion in loans for small businesses that could transition into grants.
Michigan’s loan and grant program for small businesses affected by the coronavirus is now accepting applications, state officials announced today.
Here is the growth report for November 9, 2019.