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    Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    April 29, 2020 (Williamson County, TX) -- Williamson County's Stay Home Stay Safe order will expire at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, April 30. Starting May 1, Williamson County businesses will follow Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s executive orders issued April 27, 2020, which allow businesses to reopen safely and strategically in phases, while minimizing the spread of COVID-19.     Abbott’s detailed ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Friday, April 10, 2020
    City Council approves $200,000 program to assist small businesses in response to COVID-19 pandemic  No interest loans up to $10,000 and grants up to $5,000Program administered by the Cedar Park Chamber of Commerce    The Cedar Park City Council adopted a Resolution authorizing a program to provide small businesses located within the City of Cedar Park City limits financial assistance in ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Political, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has created a guide to help small businesses, independent contractors, and gig economy workers prepare to file for a coronavirus relief loan under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.   The U.S. Chamber’s Coronavirus Small Business Guide (CLICK HERE) outlines the steps small businesses should take now and prepare to access much-needed ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, March 23, 2020
    Click Here for Full News Letter IMPORTANT UPDATESThere have been several developments over the weekend that we want to make sure you are aware of. This includes the Small Business Administration’s approval of the statewide emergency designation, an Emergency City Council Meeting the City of Cedar Park had yesterday, and more. We also have a new link which will give you the most up-to-date ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Healthcare & Wellness, Human Interest, Press Release
    Saturday, March 21, 2020
    The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) provides low-interest, long-term disaster loans to businesses of all sizes, private non-profit organizations, homeowners, and renters to repair or replace uninsured/underinsured disaster-damaged property. SBA disaster loans offer an affordable way for individuals and businesses to recover from declared disasters.The three-step process: Disaster ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Political
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    March 20, 2020 (Williamson County, TX) -- The Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) announced a new positive COVID-19 cases on Thursday, bringing the County’s total to eight.    The individual is:    ·         A female in her 40s with exposure to an area with community spread    At this stage information is very limited. WCCHD and Williamson County will share more as it ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Healthcare & Wellness, Human Interest, Press Release