Resources

Oklahoma State Health Department: If you missed our virtual Business@Lunch with Jennifer Nunn, you can watch it here. (Password: 6F.#I6K5)

Signs for Establishments Requiring Masks: If your business is requiring masks for customers/clients and needs signage, click here to download a PDF to print.

SBA Loan Guide: Our team has put together a guide to applying for the Small Business Administration's Disaster Loan Program.
 
Governor Kevin Stitt: As announced in the governor's 4/22 press conference, the state is beginning phases of reopening and recovery efforts
 
Oklahoma Department of Commerce: The Department of Commerce has compiled resources for those applying for unemployment as well as businesses interested in learning how the CARES Act applies to them. Manufacturing businesses that are able to produce PPE items are encouraged to apply for the Manufacturing Reboot Program at https://www.okcommerce.gov/reboot
 
Oklahoma Department of Workforce Development: The Oklahoma Office of Workforce Development is working closely with the Oklahoma Grocers Association, Oklahoma Retail Association, and Oklahoma Hospitality and Restaurant Associations to try and match out-of-work Oklahomans with industries who need employees to fill current job openings. This effort will quickly connect job-seekers to employers who need new workers right now.
 
Oklahoma Employment Security Commission: Resources regarding filing for unemployment or finding work can be found on the OESC website. The one-week waiting period for claiming unemployment benefits has been suspended.
 
Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits: Resources regarding nonprofit management and crisis communications are located on the Center for Nonprofits' website. If your organization has a board that needs to meet virtually, visit this page to learn the benefits of a virtual meeting and how to make it more successful. To receive assistance or learn how to assist in Payne County, visit United Way of Payne County's website.
 
For more resources from the state, visit https://govstatus.egov.com/oklahoma-coronavirus-information.
 
Stillwater Regional Airport: Although nationwide passenger numbers continue to decrease, some essential travel still takes place at Stillwater Regional Airport. Read Airport Director Paul Priegel's statement regarding precautions taken to keep our community safe and healthy.
 
Payne County Election Board: Stillwater School Board elections, previously scheduled for April 7, have been moved to June 30.
 
Payne County Youth Services: Counseling and other youth services have moved online at this time. Click here to learn about e-services now available.
 
Spears School of Business: OSU's Spears School of Business continues to post weekly webinars on key aspects of the working-from-home world that several businesses might be experiencing for the first time.
 
U.S. Internal Revenue Service: The IRS has added a stimulus tracker to its website. 
 
U.S. Census Bureau: The Census Bureau has added a response rate tracker to its website. Please encourage members of your organization to respond, and help us spread the word about the importance of reporting in Stillwater.