Message from Sandy-Michael McDonald
Director of the Office of Economic and Small Business Development
The County is finalizing new guidelines for the possible reopening of some businesses on Monday, May 18th. Understandably, some are eager to reopen. As an Economic and Small Business Development Office, we also recognize the importance of getting back to economic vitality and the need to do so in a safe manner. We can advise on the questions of if we should reopen, and when to reopen, but we do not make the final decision. We do recognize that one day all industries will be reopening, and we also hope that is sooner than later. Keeping in mind that the safety of the employees and the customers are the number one priority. However, my question for my business community and especially my small business community is
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