The Governor's MI Safe Start Plan can be found here. This document shows the regions, the phases of of the plan from uncontrolled growth all the way through to post pandemic to best explain the criteria and steps that are being taken to keep Michigan residents safe while returning to work and re-opening the economy and our businesses.
As required under the Executive Order 2020-97 for the protection of City employees the attached COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan has been developed to provide the necessary information related to the future re-opening of City Facilities to the public as well as for the return to work of employees in City Facilities. This is the most recent revision as necessitated by the issuance of EO 2020-97.
As a large or small business owner the COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on every aspect of your business. There are resources and organizations that can help you to make it through these challenging times.
APPLY FOR THE SMALL BUSINESS RELIEF FUND. DEADLINE FOR APPLYING IS APRIL 3, 2020 Application document is available at the bottom of this page.
State of Michigan Coronavirus resource page
Not sure which of the Small Business CARES programs to apply for to assist your business? Check out this great comparison sheet.
Unemployment Agency Fact Sheet
Filing for Unemployment Benefits
Apply for Assistance with Health Insurance Food and Other needs
Other Tools and Resources
United Way COVID-19 Response Funding Application
Oceana County Community Foundation
COVID-19 Business Guidelines for Essential Businesses
Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Small Business Association of Michigan
US Chamber of Commerce
Download a File:
Coronavirus Loan Programs (PDF)
There are many agencies that have important information that can help your family or business to navigate through these troubling times. Below area a list of links to local resources with information that you may find helpful. We are hoping to consolidate as much information into a single location so that you do not have to search for this information yourself. These resources will be updated regularly as more information or new resources are identified.
District #10 Health Department
Oceana County Government
United Way of the Lakeshore