Coronavirus 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. 

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. 

Last Updated 5-4-2021* 


 Lakewood Economic Development  Executive Orders and Public Orders  

Lakewood Local Restaurant and Retail Map 

Lakewood Local Restaurant and Retailer Survey

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

Jefferson County Simplified Dial- April 16, 2021*

COVID-19 Guidance for Business

 Temporary Site Modifications   Business Resources 

Temporary Site Modification Application(PDF, 2MB)

Single Tenant Drawing Example 1(PDF, 534KB)

Single Tenant Drawing Example 2(PDF, 398KB)

Multi-Tenant Drawing Example(PDF, 459KB)

Liquor License Modifications FAQ(PDF, 292KB)

State Guidance FAQ(PDF, 107KB)

Design Guidelines for Businesses(PDF, 13MB)

Colorado COVID Legal Relief

CDC Business and Workplace Guidance

State of Colorado COVID-19 Resource Page

Colorado OEDIT Resource Page

Small Business Navigator: 303-860-5881

Employment Resources  Business Funding Options 

Colorado Department of Labor and Unemployment

CDLE Unemployment Insurance

CDLE Employer Work-Share Program

Jefferson County Business and Workforce Center


Colorado #COVID19 Talent Network

SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund*

SBA Shuttered Venue Operators Grant*

SBA Paycheck Protection Program*

SBA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

SBA Economic Injury Disaster (EIDL) Loan

COVID-19 Small Business Alternative Funding

Industry Resources Other Information

Colorado Restaurant Industry

CBCA Resources to Support the Arts

Colorado Office of Film, Television and Media 

Manufacturer's Edge Resources

USDA Resources

2-1-1 Colorado

FTC Tips to Avoid Scams

Coronavirus and Forbearance Info for Students, Borrowers, and Parents

Colorado Tourism