COVID-19 Updates


  • SBA streamlines forgiveness process for most PPP loans (10/4/2021) - For borrowers whose lender is participating in the SBA’s direct forgiveness, use the SBA PPP Direct Forgiveness Portal to apply. Direct forgiveness borrowers must use the SBA forgiveness portal. The questions you will be asked in the portal correspond to those asked on SBA form 3508S. Click here for a list of participating lenders. For […]
  • COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)-Deadline 12/31/21 (10/4/2021) - COVID EIDL is an expansion of the federal disaster relief loan designed to better serve and support small business communities still reeling from the pandemic, especially hard-hit sectors such as restaurants, gyms, and hotels. The SBA is ready to receive new applications immediately from small businesses looking to take advantage of these new policy changes. […]
  • TCHD Summer Event Planning Webinar, Friday, May 21, 2021 (5/18/2021) - Join the Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) Business Re-opening Task Force this Friday at 2 p.m., on a Zoom Webinar, to discuss the implications of recent changes to Public Health Order and guidelines, and what we expect for events over the Summer. Whether you’re a municipality, community organization, event venue, or event manager, this webinar will […]
  • SBA Announces Restaurant Revitalization Fund – Registration Begins Friday, April 30, 2021 (4/28/2021) - U.S. Small Business Administration will begin registrations on Friday, April 30, 2021, at 9 a.m. EDT and open applications on Monday, May 3, 2021, at noon EDT for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. The online application will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted. In preparation, the SBA recommends qualifying applicants familiarize themselves with the application process in […]
  • HDLM & LBC Take Over Weekends On Main May-October 2021 (4/16/2021) - Last summer’s ‘Weekends on Main’ will continue under the event management of Historic Downtown Littleton Merchants (HDLM) and the Littleton Business Chamber (LBC). The event will kick off the weekend of May 7, 2021 and will run Fridays and Saturdays through the fall. With the success of this program from last year and continued recovery […]
  • Arapahoe County announces Business Rent Rescue program (4/2/2021) - Arapahoe County Business Rent Rescue program Dates to Apply:  Friday, April 2, 2021, 8 am – Friday April 16, 5 pm (or sooner if funds are exhausted). Arapahoe County is administering a Rent Rescue Grant Program to support our small- and medium-sized businesses throughout our communities. If your business is behind on commercial lease payments […]
  • Arapahoe County Small Business Relief Grant Fund Window Extended (3/10/2021) - New application window: 8 a.m. Wednesday, March 10 through 5 p.m. Sunday, March 21, 2021 Arapahoe County is administering a Small Business Relief Fund to support the most vulnerable small businesses throughout our communities. These business are at the very heart of our thriving economy but have been hit especially hard during the pandemic. The County is encouraging businesses to review the information carefully and apply as soon as […]
  • SBA Announces PPP Program Updates (2/25/2021) - In order to reach the smallest businesses, SBA will offer PPP loans to businesses with fewer than 20 employees and sole proprietors only from Wednesday, February 24 through Wednesday, March 10, 2021. President Biden has also announced additional program changes to make access to PPP loans more equitable. For more information, please visit the SBA’s PPP website. It is recommend […]
  • Arapahoe County Extends COVID-19 Relief Funding for Small Businesses (2/25/2021) - Arapahoe County is administering a Small Business Relief Fund to support the most vulnerable small businesses throughout our communities. These businesses are at the very heart of our thriving economy but have been hit especially hard during the pandemic. Applications are open through Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 5 p.m.  Details and eligibility requirements can be found HERE. […]
  • TCHD Webinar – Events with Covid-19 Best Practices (2/25/2021) - Topic: Spring/Summer Events with Covid-19 – best practices & requirements Date/Time: Friday, February 26, 11 am Description: As warm weather approaches, many of our community partners and businesses will want to celebrate with events and parties. Join Tri-County Health Department’s Business Re-Opening Taskforce to explore what events will look like, learn the requirements and hear […]