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Posted on: July 6, 2020

07/06/20: Congress Extends Paycheck Protection Program 5 Weeks

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The U.S. Congress just passed a bipartisan bill to extend the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) until August 8.

The five-week extension gives small businesses and nonprofits additional time to tap into the remaining $130 billion in PPP funds.

The program ha...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

07/02/20: United Illuminating Offer for Businesses

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United Illuminating is offering a bundle of lamps, aerators and a smart strip for $5, and a room air purifier for $79 to businesses and municipalities. Multiple units can be purchased and shipping is free!

The link below provides additional details about t...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

06/30/20: Safety Posters from CT DECD

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As Connecticut moves forward with reopening various business sectors, it is critical that we continue to comply with the safety guidelines provided by the State of Connecticut. To help you spread the word to your guests and customers, the state is providi...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

06/18/20: Reopening and Recovery Update

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Governor Lamont Signs 53rd Executive Order to Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19

Executive Order No. 7ZZ builds upon mitigation strategies that slow transmission of the virus. The executive order enacts the following provisions:

  • Resumption of indoor dining for...
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Posted on: June 17, 2020

06/17/20: SBA and Treasury Announce New EZ and Revised Full Forgiveness Applications for PPP

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SBA and Treasury Announce New EZ and Revised Full Forgiveness Applications for the Paycheck Protection Program

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, posted a revised, borrower-friendly Paycheck ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

06/15/20: SBA and Treasury Announce New & Revised Guidance Regarding the Paycheck Protection Program

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The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, issued new and revised guidance for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). This guidance implements the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA), ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

06/12/20: CT Back to Work Initiative

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Find a Job! Post a Job!

As the state prepares to enter phase 2 of the reopening process as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, We’ve launched the CT Back To Work Initiative.

There are several resources available to support job-seekers and businesse...

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