Smithville Area Chamber of Commerce Presents the Following Webinars:
Smithville ISD announces all school campuses closed through the end of the school year:
Important Information From Gov. Greg Abbott:
Governor Abbott has announced that all schools (public, private, charter, colleges/universities) will remain closed through the end of the 2019-2020 school year.
Governor Abbott has released Executive Orders regarding re-opening Texas businesses and State Park openings.
See those Orders here: https://gov.texas.gov/ (NOTE: Orders are being updated now so check back and refresh page if needed)
Texas Re-Opens Retail Businesses for “Retail to Go”: Today, April 17, 2020, Governor Greg Abbott signed an Executive Order authorizing the re-opening of retail businesses. Review the DSHS guidance on how to re-open safely for both employees and customers here: https://www.dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/docs/ReOpenedRetailGuidance.pdf
Paycheck Protection Program:
SBA/PPP Website Links:
Registration for SBA Sole Proprietors
SBA Terms and Conditions
SBA Checklist from the US Chamber of Commerce
Paycheck Protection Program (Emergency SBA 7(a) Loans)
LISC Grant (Up to $10K)
SBA Bridge Loan Up To $25,000
Call SBA at 1-800-659-2955 for more information.
HUD (Homeowners Info):
Help is a Phone Call Away > HUD-approved housing counseling agencies are available to provide you with the information and assistance you need to avoid foreclosure. Call 888-995-HOPE (4673) to speak with an expert about your individual situation.