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Posted on: May 18, 2020

CARES ACT SMALL BUSINESS PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM, ROUND 2

The CARES Act Provides Assistance to Small Businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program is providing small businesses with the resources they need to maintain their payroll, hire back employees who may have been laid off, and cover applicable overhead.

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Additional Info... COVID-19 News and Information for Agawam Businesses
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Town licenses and permits will remain valid without the need to renew during the state of emergency.

For Immediate Release

Mayor William P. Sapelli would like to remind Agawam residents that Town licenses and permits will remain valid without the need to renew during the state of emergency. Governor Baker signed into law H.4598, An Act to Address Challeng...

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COVID-19 News and Information for Agawam Businesses
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Agawam Small Business Operating Grant Application now available

Mayor William P. Sapelli and the Agawam City Council announce that small businesses struggling to remain in operation during the COVID-19 state of emergency may be eligible to receive grants of up to $10,000 under a new small business grant program. A res...

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Link to Program Information and Application COVID-19 News and Information for Agawam Businesses
Posted on: April 5, 2020

Massachusetts State COVID-19 Resources & Guidance for Small Businesses

Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program

  • The Baker-Polito Administration announced on March 18, 2020, that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will offer low-interest federal disaster loans fo...
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Additional Info... COVID-19 News and Information for Agawam Businesses
Posted on: April 5, 2020

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) COVID-19 Resources & Information

Coronavirus Funding Options

Click here to learn more about available SBA loan and debt relief options.

Our nation’s small businesses are facing an unprecedented economic disruption due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. On Friday, March 27, 2...

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Additional Info... COVID-19 News and Information for Agawam Businesses
Posted on: April 5, 2020

Federal Paycheck Protection Program for Small Businesses: What You Need to Know

By Danielle Kurtzleben, NPR
April 3, 2020

Starting today, small businesses can apply for the nearly $350 billion in loans available through the economic rescue plan from Congress.

The loan program, known as the Paycheck Protection Program, is intended to sup...

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Additional Info... COVID-19 News and Information for Agawam Businesses