The City of Oakdale and Washington County have both announced an extension of their financial assistance programs for local businesses that have experienced lost revenue or incurred additional expenses due to response to the COVID pandemic.
The City of Oakdale announced an extension of their COVID Recovery Business Loan Program (CRBL) The CRBL Program offers up to $10,000 in zero-interest loans with repayment deferred for three years. Loans are available for small businesses impacted by the Governor’s closure orders earlier this year. Applications must be received by April 1, 2021. Funds are limited and applications are considered on a first-come, first-served basis. Learn more about the COVID Recovery Business Loan Program
Washington County announced a third round of applications for their Small Business COVID-19 Relief Fund. The program provides grants of up to $15,000 to employee-based small businesses and $7,500 for self-employed entrepreneurs. Applications must be received by November 4, 2020. Learn more about the Washington County Small Business COVID-19 Relief Fund