Business Recovery Programs
These programs are here to help Missouri’s businesses, communities, and citizens recover strong.
Learn more about these new programs and how to apply below.
Nearly $50 million in relief funds to aid in broadband expansion and COVID-19 response in the areas of telehealth, libraries, and education.
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$30 million to provide relief to small businesses and family-owned farms for reimbursement of costs of business interruption due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
PPE Production Grant Program
$20 million to increase production of personal protective equipment (PPE) needed to help contain the spread of COVID-19.
The Show Me Strong Recovery Plan recommends citizens maintain six feet of social distancing space in most cases. There are certain situations that require additional procedures to protect businesses, communities, and citizens.
It is recommended to implement basic infection prevention measures informed by industry best practices, regarding:
It is recommended businesses continue to:
Modify physical workspaces to maximize and maintain social distancing.
Develop an infectious disease preparedness and response plan, including policies and procedures for workforce contact tracing when an employee tests positive for COVID-19.
Monitor workforce for indicative symptoms. Symptomatic people should not physically return to work until cleared by a medical provider.
Develop, implement, and communicate about workplace flexibilities and protections, including: