Coronavirus Impacts: Resources for Business

The health crisis of COVID-19 is having a dramatic impact on our businesses and their employees. We have put together the most up to date resources from reliable entities. Information is verified and updated regularly so please check back.                                               Last Updated 4-1-2020

 Lakewood Economic Development  Executive Orders and Public Orders  

Lakewood Local Restaurant and Retail Map 

Lakewood Local Restaurant and Retailer Survey 

How Can We Help Survey 

Tips to Help Your Local Businesses(PDF, 85KB)


State of Colorado Stay-At-Home Order(PDF, 183KB)

Second Updated Public Health Order 20-24 Implementing Stay-At-Home Requirements(PDF, 178KB)

Notice of Public Health Order 20-22 Closing Bars, Restaurants and Nonessential Personal Services(PDF, 139KB)

Retail Food Establishment COVID-19 Implementation(PDF, 99KB)

Public Health Order 20-23 Implementing Social Distancing Measures(PDF, 109KB)

Executive Order to Reduce In-Person Workforce by Fifty Percent(PDF, 93KB)

Colorado Liquor Enforcement Division: To-Go Liquor(PDF, 167KB)


 Business Resources Business Funding Options 

State of Colorado COVID-19 Resource Page 

SBA Guidance for Businesses and Employers 

Colorado SBDC COVID-19 Small Business Response Resources

Colorado OEDIT Resource Page

CDC Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers 

COVID-19 Updated for Licenses and Consumers

Critical Business Certification Form 

Small Business Navigator: 303-860-5881

SBA Disaster Loans 

SBA Economic Injury Disaster (EIDL) Loan

SBA Express Bridge Loan 

CARES- Small Business Emergency Economic Injury Disaster Loan Grants (Coming Soon) 

CARES- Paycheck Protection Program Loans (PPP)

CARES- Other SBA 7a Loan Opportunity (Coming Soon) 

CARES- Payroll Tax Credit (Coming Soon)

CARES- Payroll Tax Deferral (Coming Soon) 

Colorado COVID-19 Relief Fund Grants 

Jeffco Hope Fund 

JP Morgan Chase Assistance to Small Businesses 

Facebook Small Business Grants Program 

Yelp Assistance 

Lakewood-West Colfax Small Business Fund 

Industry Resources Employment Resources 

Colorado Restaurant Industry

CBCA Resources to Support the Arts

CCI Updates and Resources to Support the Arts 

Colorado Tourism Office

Colorado Office of Film, Television and Media 

Manufacturer's Edge Resources 

USDA Resources 

CDLE Unemployment Insurance 

CDLE Information and Resources 

CDLE Alternatives to Laying Off Your Employees

CDLE Employer Work-Share Program 

Colorado Health Emergency Leave with Pay Rules 

HR 6201 Families First Coronavirus Act- Overview Employer  Paid Leave Requirements and Tax Credit Provisions 

Jefferson County Business and Workforce Center 

Other Information 

2-1-1 Colorado 

Coronavirus Consumer Alert 

State of Colorado FAQs 

Volunteer Opportunities 

Support CO Local 


The Economic Development office is currently closed to the public but we are working remotely and here to help. Please reach out with any questions. Staff can be reached directly and our main line is or 303-987-7730