Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce
COVID-19 Business & Community Resources
LAWTON CHAMBER COVID19 NEWS
Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Key planning recommendations for Mass Gatherings in the context of the current COVID-19 outbreak: Interim guidance
Understanding the Coronavirus
Mask and Face Coverings in the Workplace
FREE WORKPLACE AND OFFICE SIGNAGE
LOCAL ANNOUNCEMENTS & INFORMATION
STATE ANNOUNCEMENTS & INFORMATION
STATE BUSINESS RESOURCES
SBA Disaster Loan
Small Business Owners may now apply for SBA relief. Apply HERE.
Economic Impact Analysis
A weekly look at this impact will be included moving forward. See the full report here.
Upcoming EIDL & PPP Loan Webinar
Dr. Samantha Lankford, Director of Cameron University’s business incubator will offer a webinar on applying for SBA disaster assistance in her role as Regional Director of the OKSBDC. Register Here.
STATE SOCIAL SERVICES
ASSISTANCE OPTIONS FOR HOMEOWNERS IMPACTED BY COVID-19
There are hardship programs in place to help homeowners who have been directly or indirectly affected by the coronavirus and are struggling to make their mortgage payments.
New Sick Leave & Family and Medical Leave Act Benefits
Paid sick leave and FMLA related to COVID-19 are now required for some businesses with under 500 employees. Refundable tax credits will help employers pay for the new, required benefit.
Oklahoma Works COVID-19 Page
COVID-19 is having a unique impact on certain elements of Oklahoma’s Workforce System. This page will serve as an update on unemployment insurance, American Job Centers, companies hiring, resources, and other workforce needs.
NATIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS & INFORMATION
Center For Disease Control (CDC)
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The U.S. White House
The U.S. Food & Drug Administration
World Health Organization (WHO)
Opening Up America Again Guidelines