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FAQ Topic: Small Business Restart Fund

What is the timeline for businesses to receive relief funds?

The City will begin accepting application on X, Month, day, year at time. Once an application is submitted, the City will notify the business owner within a week if they application was approved or denied. Once an applicant has been notified of approval, funds will be delivered with X to X business days via check.

What about small businesses that do not meet the criteria?

Our small business staff is ready to help businesses navigate other sources of funding from the state and federal governments, as well as the private sector. We have created a City of Jackson Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to help business owners navigate this evolving landscape of assistance. The SBDC is providing guidance on the SBA … Continued

How can my business utilize the grant money?

Grants will be used to help businesses address: Debts Payroll Accounts payable Lost sales Lost opportunities Other working capital expenses that could have been recognized had the Covid-19 pandemic not occurred.

How do I start a business with the City of Jackson?

In order to get you the grant as quickly as possible, your business must become a business with the City of Jackson. Please reach out to X to fill out a privilege license application and learn more about the next steps of the process.

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