Dear Business Owners, The U.S. Census started mid-March just around the same time as we all started dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. So, it’s not surprising that response rates are down throughout the country with Arkansas being one of the least well-performing states. You can help us reverse this trend. Businesses can help “Get Out
The Arkansas Economic Development Commission has provided a list of companies that have self-identified as providers of PPE. Neither AEDC nor ADEM are recommending any of these as preferred vendors. They have simply submitted this info and it has been compiled and being shared for your convenience. Please feel free to share this list with
The Arkansas Division of Workforce Services has announced that the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) claim filing system for workers who have lost employment due to COVID-19 is now available. Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) is a program under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act of 2020 that provides temporary income to eligible individuals
As part of Governor Hutchinson’s recent State of Arkansas Executive Department Proclamation EO – 20 – 13 (3) f, all Arkansas businesses are required to: Post a sign at the entrance of the facility informing all employees, customers, and congregants that they should: avoid entering the facility if they have a cough or fever; maintain
Federal News New Treasury Guidance on Small Business Loan Program, Employee Retention Credit: The Treasury Department has issued new guidance on the CARES Act’s $350 billion loan fund for small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Small businesses and sole proprietorships can apply for loans through the “Paycheck Protection Program” starting April 3, while self-employed individuals and
Last updated: 03/19/2020 at 5:00 p.m. Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to this list Closings & Postponements The Clay County Libraries are closed under the recommendation of the American Library Association. We have a large collection of e-books and downloadable audio books and magazines. Please follow their Facebook page for more information. City Recycling
By Region 8 Newsdesk | June 26, 2019 at 10:57 AM CDT – Updated June 26 at 10:57 AM JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday that the City of Corning will receive a $1.045 million Rural Development investment loan to improve its wastewater collection system and treatment facility. The improvements, the USDA said,
From the Clay County Courier: Priscilla Williams has the honor of being this year’s Parade Grand Marshal next Thursday morning as participants of the Fourth of July Homecoming parade get in line and be ready to make their way from Southwest Second Street to Wynn Park past spectators who line the streets. Parade chairman D.J.