As challenges continue to unfold surrounding the impact of COVID-19, NCEDA and the economic development profession are eager to be part of the solution. Here is a list of links to valuable information, guidance and resources.
Business Recovery Resources:
CARES Act & SBA Resources:
Recorded Webinars for Reference:
- Creative Economic Development Consulting will provide free COVID-19 BRE surveys for up to 10 EDOs each week and reduced rates for back office services to EDOs through the end of May. Click HERE for more details.
- DCI Resource Page – COVID-19: Place Marketing Resources for Response and Recovery
- GIS Planning is giving any EDO/community a mapping Intelligence Component which maps eight different layers of COVID-19 related information. It is totally free and no registration is required. Click HERE for directions to download.
- GIS WebTech is offering to provide free COVID-19 Impact Planning Reports to all NCEDA members. These reports do not include infection rates but rather provide a summary of key demographic and healthcare indicators for each community that are helpful to informed decision-making. They are in the form of a two-page infographic package, and come in pdf, image and HTML files. Please see www.giswebtech.com for more information and to request your free report. Click HERE to view the statewide report for reference.
North Carolina Resources: