Economic Recovery Resources
Resources for Business
As you are looking to make some business decisions about issues currently impacting your business, please take a look at the following options that may be available for you. The Frisco Chamber of Commerce is diligently working to update this page as information is received. Our goal is to provide easy-to-understand explanations of how the resources found here impact individuals and different-sized businesses, by providing toolkits and links to much-needed documents! We are here to help! Please let us know if we missed an important resource or if you need further explanation!
Governor Abbott Expands Capacity for Certain Services in Texas; Bars to open up to 50% (October 7, 2020)
Governor Greg Abbott issued Executive Order to open bars and similar establishments at up to 50% in conjunction with county officials in qualifying counties, effective October 14, 2020. Executive Order GA-32 (PDF)
- Executive Order GA-32 (PDF) also increases occupancy levels for all business establishments other than bars to 75% (in qualifying counties).
- Qualifying Counties are those that reside in hospital regions with low COVID-19 hospitalizations (less than 15% of hospital capacity) as defined in Executive Order GA-31 as amended.
Frisco City Council Amends Emergency Ordinance, Extends Disaster Declaration (September 15, 2020)
On September 15, the Frisco City Council amended its Emergency Ordinance (PDF) continuing the Mayor's amended disaster declaration of public health emergency. This ordinance will remain in effect through October 6, 2020 unless extended by Council.
Texas COVID-19 Business Recovery Survey (August - September)
According to a recently conducted survey conducted in communities across Texas, most businesses have slowly returned to the pre-pandemic conditions. They are now adapting to today's economic realities, which include more employees working from home, a protracted recovery along with an elevated public health risk. Read online | PDF version.