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City of Columbia Awards More Than $999,750 to 220 Locally Owned Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 Closures as Part of A Resilient Columbia: Economic Sustainability Plan

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Due to success of the economic plan, in today’s meeting, Columbia City Council added another $400,000 to the program. Recognizing the enormous financial impact on local businesses resulting from drastic operational changes and closures due to the COVID-19 containment and social isolation measures, on March 20 Columbia City Council unanimously passed A Resilient Columbia: Economic Sustainability Plan. The plan provides forgivable loans offering short-term financial relief to small businesses, located within the corporate limits of…

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City’s Impact of COVID-19 on Small Business Survey now Open

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The City of Columbia and its Office of Business Opportunities is extremely concerned about the impact of the outbreak of the Coronavirus, now referred to as COVID-19 pandemic on our small business community.  The Office of Business Opportunities would like to reach out to small business owners in the Columbia area to assess the needs of their business at this time.  Small business owners may complete the following survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/COVID-19COCbizsurvey , so that we can determine the…

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